Re: How to work without Internet connection

From: Jeffrey Borg <>
Date: Fri, 15 Oct 1999 20:57:42 +1000 (EST)

If it's not going to be gig's of data then maybe squid isn't quite right
for the job

Ob my laptop I run wwwoffle, it is designed for browsing offline
useage. Not exactly like squid and no where as robust but it's fantastic
for offline use and I find it invaluable on my laptop when it's not

The page on freshmeat is here

On Fri, 15 Oct 1999, AUBORD Alain wrote:

> Hi,
> I have spent some time browsing documentation and FAQ without finding
> solution to my problem.
> I am trying to install squid to have a proxy-server behind an intermittent ppp
> link to Internet. I would be interested to access the data in the cache when
> the link is down (even if the data are out of date). It seems that a running
> connection to internet is mandatory when asking for a document (at least to
> verify if the document is up to date).
> My question is "how to configure squid to retrieve an document in the cache
> with no connection at all to Internet ?" (if that is possible).
> Any help will be greatly appreciated ?
Received on Fri Oct 15 1999 - 05:05:02 MDT

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