Re: Inquiry of Transparent Proxying

From: Dancer <>
Date: Tue, 20 Apr 1999 15:53:28 +1000

Gene Black wrote:
> I keep hearing this bit about not being able to authenticate doing
> Transparent Proxying... Naturally the normal proxy authentication won't
> work, but... it doesn't take much thought to realize that there's no
> reason the proxy server can't do it's own little authentication deal and
> simply redirect the first (or any needed subsequent requests) to it's
> own private HTML login that it requires before passing the request
> through unmolested... Does anyone know of a product that does this yet?

Not to my knowledge.

> Is there any work being done to add it to Squid?

Again, the same. Care to volunteer?

Received on Mon Apr 19 1999 - 23:50:56 MDT

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