Re: Accelerating https

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Mon, 11 Jan 1999 22:09:21 +0100

Benedikt Fraunhofer wrote:

> We are trying to accelerate a https server - which is in our intranet
> - with a squid 2 box with a routeable ip to get access from outside.

You can't. https can't be accelerated as it is encrypted end-to-end, and
you can't insert Squid as a man-in-the-middle to accelerate it.

What you can do is to relay https traffic using a plaing TCP plug. See
previous squid-users postings on the subject.

Henrik Nordstrom
Spare time Squid Hacker
Received on Mon Jan 11 1999 - 14:42:38 MST

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