Re: [SQU] Two problems

From: Wenzhuo Zhang <>
Date: Wed, 3 Jan 2001 09:59:54 +0800

On Tue, Jan 02, 2001 at 09:38:13PM +0000, Joseph Haig wrote:
> Hello,
> I am using squid and I am encountering a couple of problems. One is minor
> but annoying but the second is more serious.
> The minor problem is that my internet connection is dial-on-demand and I
> have found that if I try to look up a web page while the internet is not
> connected, I invariably get a message telling me that the page cannot be
> found. This can be got round by reloading the page as by this time, the
> connection has been made.
set negative_dns_ttl to 0

> The second problem is more serious. My network comprises a Linux PC,
> which contains the ISDN card, and two MS PCs. When I first set up squid,
> I was able to access the internet with all three machines. After a while,
> though, the two MS machines arbitrarily stopped being able to get to
> anything. I completely deleted squid and re-installed it and the same
> thing happened - it worked fine for a few weeks but now only the Linux
> machine will work.
look into the squid cache.log to see if anything happens. also look
into to your masquerading and/or traparent proxy setting.


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