Re: [squid-users] how do I ensure that my request is passing through squid proxy

From: Amos Jeffries <>
Date: Fri, 14 May 2010 23:26:25 +1200

jyothi wrote:
> Hi,
> I have a doubt, I am using a proxy enabled network (which is provided by my institution).
> My browser is configured with the corresponding proxy in order to access the web pages.
> I want to use squid proxy in order to serve some of my needs. I can't configure browser
> with the squid as I need to my institution proxy to access the web. So all my requests
> first should go to squid proxy then to the institution proxy. I did this by reading the
> faq (How do I configure Squid forward all requests to another proxy?). But now my doubt
> is how would I ensure that first my request is going to squid and then to my insti proxy
> (as my browser is not configured with the squid)?

Since that Squid is using the Institution proxy you should configure
your browser to use the Squid.

So you end up with this:
   Browser -> Squid -> Institution Proxy -> Internet


Please be using
   Current Stable Squid 2.7.STABLE9 or 3.1.3
Received on Fri May 14 2010 - 11:26:35 MDT

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