Re: A couple of questions

From: Wojciech Puchar <>
Date: Thu, 4 May 2000 08:48:54 +0200 (CEST)

> I've been to FAQ, but it did not answer all the questions I had:
> 1. Can I forward request to Squid to a remote proxy (and how, please). In
> Apache it's done quite simple but it seems to me that performance of Squid
> is better for this.
so reread it
> 2. I am currently looking for a product that would enable me to re-direct
> abusive users of streaming media, for example, to a warning page. I can
> also do it in Apache with re-writes and re-directions. I can also use
> pattern matching in Apache. Can I do the same in Squid?
> 3. Ideally, I'm looking for something (which I think Squid now cannot do)
> that would enable me to shut people down based on how much bandwidth they
> use a day. Let's say, I want to say 10Mb per 8 business hour (or per day).
> If a user exceeds that number, my imaginary proxy would re-direct such a
> user to a warning page and such a user could not use his browser for
> browsing the Internet until next day. I don't even know if this is possible
> and how that could be done, especially when I come to think about complexity
> of the checks.
> I will greatly appreciate any ideas or suggestions...
reread faq and doc's
Received on Thu May 04 2000 - 00:54:11 MDT

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