Re: [squid-users] SQUID and SNK authentication

From: Henrik Nordstrom <>
Date: Tue, 27 Nov 2001 18:45:58 +0100

On Tuesday 27 November 2001 17.19, wrote:

> I wouldn't leave the login/password written in the squid.conf file and
> use the SNK protocol to perform the authentication with the parent proxy.

What is the SNK protocol?

> Is there a way to configure SQUID? I found the authenticate_program
> directive, but I haven't understood if it can be used also for such
> purpose. If so, could someone show me how to proceed?

authenticate_program is for validating users password+login, not to find the
peer credentials.

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