Re: [squid-users] how to route proxied web traffic out alternate gateway

From: Amos Jeffries <>
Date: Fri, 07 Nov 2008 16:53:25 +1300

gluker wrote:
> i have a squid box with one interface (eth0). i receive web requests from my
> network on this interface. i would like retrieve the web sites requested
> from a cable modem. i would like for the cable modem to be used for web
> traffic ONLY. All other traffic would be routed back thru the (eth0)
> interface. I have no problem adding another interface to this machine. I
> would like to now if anyone has done this before or has any brighter ideas
> for this type solution. if so, examples please? Any help would be
> appreciated.

routing is best done by the OS. You will need to read up on packet
routing to get it to work.

All Squid can do is set the tcp_outgoing_address and TOS values. The
rest is up to the network.


Please be using
   Current Stable Squid 2.7.STABLE5 or 3.0.STABLE10
   Current Beta Squid
Received on Fri Nov 07 2008 - 03:53:30 MST

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