Re: [squid-users] icp peering multicast option

From: Amos Jeffries <>
Date: Tue, 09 Nov 2010 19:33:57 +1300

On 04/11/10 02:27, My LinuxHAList wrote:
> Hi,
> I may run multiple instances of squid inside a box.
> Those instances may be serving out of the same eth0 or some bonded interface.
> I have a question on the icp multicast option. oooo
> Is squid icp multicast called with "loopback" option on, so that when
> one instance of my squid is sending out the multicast, the rest of the
> instances within the same box will receive it ?
> Thanks

No loopback option is turned off.

To set it you will need to patch src/ in the function
mcastJoinGroups() and set "char c = 1".


Please be using
   Current Stable Squid 2.7.STABLE9 or 3.1.9
   Beta testers wanted for
Received on Tue Nov 09 2010 - 06:34:01 MST

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