Re: storeSwapInFileOpened: Size mismatch

From: Duane Wessels <>
Date: Wed, 23 Sep 1998 09:50:16 -0600

Niall Doherty writes:

>1.2.beta25 - solaris 2.5.1
>Got these messages in my cache log - I guess it means that the index
>contents do not match the contents on disk.
>1998/09/23 09:31:30| storeSwapInFileOpened: /var/cache/00/00/00000015:
>Size mismatch: 776(fstat) != 3785(object)
>1998/09/23 09:31:31| storeSwapInFileOpened: /var/cache/00/00/00000017:
>Size mismatch: 2571(fstat) != 4159(object)
>What does Squid do in this case ?
>In 1.1 it would give back the cached object anyway (I think). I'd
>prefer if the URL was retrieved again from scratch. About 1 year
>ago I'd a completely corrupted cache - and the wrong images were
>appearing in the middle of some HTML pages. This can be a bit scary
>when you think about what some people look at in their spare time :-)
>Had to zap the cache immediately in case offensive material appeared
>in an ordinary page !

Squid-1.2 re-fetches the object from the source (or your parent,
whatever). The request should be logged in access.log with

Duane W.
Received on Wed Sep 23 1998 - 08:51:24 MDT

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