Re: [SQU] Purging objects

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Tue, 16 Jan 2001 22:22:33 +0100

William Wishon wrote:

> So I guess what I really would like is a way to get the url from a given
> cache object key. Then I would know the url and could use the existing
> purge method of "client -m PURGE url". This wouldn't be happening very
> often so how fast it executes isn't critical. Perhaps an addition to the
> cachemgr interface would allow me to get the information I want? I'm
> looking through that code now to see if I can figure out what it would take.

There is a PURGE script somewhere who does this. The problem is that the
URL is only stored on disk, so to get the URLs from the cache one has to
open each and every object and read the URL out from there.

Henrik Nordstrom
Squid hacker
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