Re: [SQU] parent proxy

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Sat, 27 Jan 2001 10:56:48 +0100

If the configured username:password is incorrect, then the upstream
proxy "login required" error will be passed down to the client. This is
intentional to allow for logging in as another user to the upstream
proxy if required.

Henrik Nordstrom
Squid hacker
Devin Teske wrote:
> Hello,
> I am trying to use a parent proxy (which requires a password). I supplied a
> username:password pair but I am still asked for the authentication by the
> browser.
> I don't know why unless my username:password is incorrect.
> Is it a default behavior that if the supplied username:password is incorrect
> it asks for the name:pass? Or should it return an error page?
> Please help,
> Thanks in advance,
> Devin Teske
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