Re: reverse authentication for squid

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Wed, 17 May 2000 20:01:49 +0200

Damien Croarken wrote:

> is it possible to get squid to log into a site... for example my site
> needs a username / password to allow access but I want my proxy to
> log into the site as username alpha. is squid capable of doing this... also
> is it possible to get it to do this across multiple sites?

Yes, by the help of a redirector.

Squid understands URL's on the format


so you can use a redirector to selectively add the login information to
the URL's as they pass thru Squid.

Henrik Nordstrom
Squid hacker
Received on Wed May 17 2000 - 12:48:24 MDT

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