Re: Squid Proxy Autoconfiguration

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Wed, 27 Oct 1999 22:19:37 +0200

Jason Wang wrote:

> I am trying to mimic one of Netscape's features, which is the ability to
> serve the auto-configuration file on the same port as the proxy. I can
> point the auto proxy config to:
> http://my.netscape.proxy:8080/
> and it will automatically configure the browser according to config file
> I specify. Is there similar functionality for Squid?

I use Apache for that purpose.

If you want to have it on the same port as Squid, enable the httpd_accel
function in Squid, and have it forward the request to an HTTP server
serving the PAC file.

Henrik Nordstrom
Squid Hacker
Received on Wed Oct 27 1999 - 14:28:26 MDT

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