Re: Moving to Squid2

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Mon, 05 Oct 1998 23:39:59 +0200

Chuck Dale wrote:

> how do I "enable the PURGE method"?

By defining a ACL that mentions the method.

acl PURGE method PURGE

> And how do I use it after it is enabled? Just as a standard HTTP
> request line?

Yes. It is Squid HTTP method used in the same way as the standard HTTP
methods (GET/POST,...)

> Or, even better, is someone working on a cache convertor that'll do it
> all for me?

I have a shell script that tries to do most of the work. See The script is not
fully tested and I'd recommend doing some trials on experimental caches
before putting it in producion work. Comments are welcome (cc

Henrik Nordström
Sparetime Squid Hacker
Received on Mon Oct 05 1998 - 20:17:37 MDT

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