Re: using mIRC with DCC

From: Herry Budiutama <>
Date: Wed, 27 May 1998 16:40:46 -0400 (EDT)

On Tue, 26 May 1998, Peter Salvage wrote:

> We are running Squid for caching as well as proxying purposes. Some of
> our users say they are unable to use the DCC function of mIRC, an irc
> client for windoze. Firstly, is DCC a security issue and if not, how
> would I enable/allow it?

DCC does not work through a proxy. DCC is just a method of transferring
files, and I'm not aware of security problems. Anyway, since Squid is a
www proxy, it has no relevance to mIRC.
Received on Wed May 27 1998 - 13:52:48 MDT

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