Re: [squid-users] ACL Problems

From: Colin Campbell <>
Date: Tue, 6 Nov 2001 14:35:10 +1000 (EST)


On Mon, 5 Nov 2001, Kelly wrote:

> I'm trying to run Squid in front of my web server as an accelerator. I want
> to allow access to anyone from any place. If I want to ban access, I'll do
> so on the firewall. Right now, when I try to access the site I get the
> generic "Access Denied, Contact Your Administrator" message.
> My current ACL:
> acl all src
> http_access allow all
> To me, that should mean that anyone can get in. So why aren't they? I've
> tried various other examples that I've seen in the documentation, but none
> of them work either. Is this a bug or am I totally off base here?

You aren't running a proxy. You are running an accelerator. There is
almost a constant stream of questions on this very subject. You should be
able to find answers in the mailing list archives. There's a whole FAQ
section devoted to it. See:

Received on Mon Nov 05 2001 - 21:35:38 MST

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