Re: identd_lookup in config.sys

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Tue, 27 Apr 1999 03:51:49 +0200

Simon Bryan wrote:
> I notice that in my config.sys file for Squid that identd_lookup is turned on,
> the comments say that it is normally off. Under what conditions should I turn
> this on or off?

If you know what ident lookup are and like to use it then you may turn
it on, else it should be off. Wrongly configured you will get a serious
performance hit from enabling it (long delay on every request).

Henrik Nordstrom
Spare time Squid hacker
Received on Mon Apr 26 1999 - 19:45:11 MDT

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