Re: [SQU] Pinger

From: Jeremy Lyon <>
Date: Tue, 09 Jan 2001 14:47:50 -0700

I have a user base of approx. 60,000 and a hierarchy of 7 machines using
Squid. I do between 15 and 20 million hits a day. Without using ICMP
pinging my performance goes way down. With Squid caching based on these
RTT's I get less latency.

Thanks for your help.

Henrik Nordstrom wrote:

> Jeremy Lyon wrote:
> > Is it possible to tell pinger not to ping a certain site?
> Not that I know of.
> Why at all use ICMP pinging/probing in the proxy? I have a hard time
> seeing that it in the end will sum up to a positive gain after all of
> the added overhead has been taken into account..
> --
> Henrik Nordstrom
> Squid hacker

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