Re: [squid-users] Re: [dansguardian] Newbie help

From: Robert Collins <>
Date: Wed, 6 Feb 2002 18:36:42 +1100

----- Original Message -----
From: "Jim George" <>
To: "Dansguardian" <>
Cc: "Squid Proxy" <>
Sent: Wednesday, February 06, 2002 6:33 PM
Subject: [squid-users] Re: [dansguardian] Newbie help

> Thanks to Tim and Daniel I've got a lot closer to the solution...
> From the server dansguardian is working properly in that when I try to
> access a banned site I get the html output from the cgi-bin script.
> However when I attempt the same from a client browser I get 'cannot
> connect to remote host 'http://localhost/cgi-bin....'.
> What do I need to change to get dansguardian to connect to squid (and
> for squid to allow it of course) from the server as well as from the
> clients?

The squid ACL's by default block local server applications using
squid... and dansguardian is such an application. The reason for the
block is to help prevent open proxies.

As for the http://localhost/cgi-bin issue I suggest you check your
dansguardian config.

Received on Wed Feb 06 2002 - 00:36:24 MST

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