Re: General problems of bloody beginner

From: Thilo Manske <>
Date: Fri, 10 Sep 1999 08:53:12 +0200

On Fri, Sep 10, 1999 at 08:35:15AM +0200, Andreas Tille wrote:
> I tried to fiddle with my squid several hours reading docs and
> FAQ but havn't found any way to track down my problem. First I
(I really doubt that, see below)

> I've setup the squid package on the Debian box "squid-host" and did my
> first test from the Debian box "client-host".
> If I set the netscape preferences to "manual proxy configuration"
> and give in the HTTP section "" and Port 80
Where did you get this strange idea?
> I can't reload the page I visited just before. Instead the server
> replies with

> Not Found
> The requested URL /koala/colas/mouse-wheel-scroll/ was not found
> on this server.
Yes, you are asking a webserver know and no cache. There's on running on your
squid box - don't ask me why, it's your machine.

> If I try to use Port 8080 Netscape replies with:
> Netscape's network connection was refused by the server.
> The server may not be accepting connections or may be busy.
> Try connecting again later.
> Using previoussly cached copy instead.
> So I think port 80 is the right port but the cache doesn't work.
No, it's not. Please read your squid configuration file, it's the
*first option*.

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Received on Fri Sep 10 1999 - 01:03:51 MDT

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