Re: [squid-users] problem memory usage reverse proxying (ClientInfo)

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Sat, 10 Nov 2001 12:37:49 +0100

To disable the client database you must change the code. See

Henrik Nordström
Squid Hacker available per hour

Brendan Keessen wrote:
> Hello,
> We are using Squid for quite some time now for reverse proxying different
> websites of ours. We got a problem that after some time Squid uses all
> the server memory and Squid crashes. We are monitoring memory usage now
> and as I can see in the cachemanager system, ClientInfo is absorbing
> sometimes 70% off all the memory. In some cases 400/500 MB. Now here is
> my question. How can we limit the memory usage of 'ClientInfo' (or maybe
> disable it?). Off course we can restart Squid once in a while. But I don't
> like the 'connections refused' which the clients will receive then :)
> Bye the way:
> We are using squid 2.4.1-4 and 2.3-4. Both versions have the same problem.
> Thanks,
> Brendan
Received on Sat Nov 10 2001 - 04:39:00 MST

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