Re: dnsserver squid.conf

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Tue, 27 Apr 1999 15:23:56 +0200 wrote:

> I keep getting the error message:
> "Warning: Cannot run '/usr/bin/dnsserver' process."
> whenever I my ipfwadm firewall filtes are up and running.

Squid uses TCP/IP communication on the loopback interface ( to
communicate with it's sub probgrams. It may be possible that your
ipfwadm filters accidently filters this traffic out. Or Squid simply
can't find the dnsserver binary..

ipfwadm -I -i accept -W lo
to accept all traffic on the loopback interface unfiltered.

Henrik Nordstrom
Spare time Squid hacker
Received on Tue Apr 27 1999 - 07:37:34 MDT

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