Re: [SQU] ftp access trough squid

From: Martin A. Brooks <>
Date: Mon, 15 Jan 2001 07:53:13 +0000

At 01:25 10/01/01 +0100, Peter Thalmann wrote:
>Hallo all,
>when I try to start an ftp upgrade with yast (suse linux) from local machine
>I keep on getting an error message ,saying a connection can not be made even
>squid is configured to allow local access to the cache.Local ftp up and
>download works fine with browser and other ftp tools.
>How can I fix this problem?

I'm starting to think that this needs to be added to the FAQ in a more
prominent place......

Squid is NOT an FTP proxy, it merely provides browser-friendly listings of
FTP resources. Most (all?) regular FTP clients, such as CuteFTP and
LeechFTP, CANNOT use Squid as they are not speaking the same protocol.


Martin A. Brooks
If Windows NT were an animal, it'd be a fainting goat.

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