Re: [squid-users] Internet windows 98 or windows 2000 with squid.

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Fri, 09 Nov 2001 19:37:39 +0100

No. Suqid is a HTTP proxy, not a firewall. Squid does not need any
client besides the proxy settings you have in your browser.

What you are looking for if you want to do the rest of your networking
via proxying rather than masquerading is SOCKS.

Henrik Nordström
Squid Hacker

Claudio Iglesia wrote:
> Hi, I am using squid and masquerading to have a complete internet
> sharing in a home LAN. I want to make this sharing without
> masquerading, just using squid, but If I disable masquerading I can't
> ping any outside host in my internal computers. Is there any proxy
> client to install in my windows to make squid work in that way?? I
> know there are clients for Microsoft Proxy server. If there is no
> client for squid, are there any solution to my problem? A different
> way to configure squid? maybe changing windows configuration???
> Thank you very much.
> Claudio A. Garcia Iglesia.
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