Re: Squid tries to bypass parent cache

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Wed, 21 Oct 1998 23:16:10 +0200

Andreas Jung wrote:
> I am running a Squid 2.0 inside a private network. This squid
> has our main big squid as parent:
> In some cases my squid tries to fetch the URL directly by
> bypassing the parent cache.

You need to use never_direct to force Squid to never go direct.
See also always_direct if you have local servers inside your firewall.
(hint: search for the word firewall in squid.conf)

Quick config if you have no internal servers:

never_direct allow all

Henrik Nordstrom
Spare time Squid hacker
Received on Wed Oct 21 1998 - 15:07:09 MDT

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