RE: [squid-users] url length limit

From: Gregori Parker <>
Date: Tue, 11 Nov 2008 10:13:51 -0800

Just a follow-up,

Squid3 didn't work as expected for me, so I tried recompiling
2.6-STABLE22 with the MAX_URL changed to 8192.

It's working great so far and have moved it into production with no

- Gregori

-----Original Message-----
From: Amos Jeffries []
Sent: Sunday, November 09, 2008 2:34 AM
To: Gregori Parker
Subject: Re: [squid-users] url length limit

> It has been tried at 8192 with no sign of trouble in Squid-3.
> If your URL get much large than that, we really do need it checked up
> high as 128KB so feel free to build with larger values, just please
> report back how it goes (particularly if good news).
> I'd suggest experimenting with squid to see if its usable in
> your setup. The URL limits have been raised to 8KB already and
> operation is much more polished and native.
> As for logging the URI, most things in squid are dropped when they are

> found to overflow the buffers like that. The details may be logged to

> cache.log when debug_options is set to the right section and level.
> not sure right now which one is relevant to 2.6 though, there are a
> available.
> Amos
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