Re: [SQU] login=user:password

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Sat, 27 Jan 2001 00:26:27 +0100

Good question.. I don't think Squid can be configured with a space in
the login. The config file parser breaks everything on whitespace, and
does not support \ notation or quoting, so the config below is read as
two cache_peer options: "login=first\" and "last:pass".

Henrik Nordstrom
Squid hacker
Devin Teske wrote:
> Hello.
> I am setting up a cache-peer parent and I can't seem to get it to work. Here
> is the syntax I am trying to use
> cache_peer 8080 8080 login=first\ last:pass
> everything is imaginary (the ip, the name, etc.) and I have gotten it to
> work without the login option but with the login option, it complains when I
> reconfigure. I found out that it doesn't like the space but then...(here's
> the question)
> How do I pass a user name that has a space in it?
> Hope you can help,
> Thanks in advance,
> Devin Teske
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