Re: [squid-users] Problem publishing on Facebook via Squid 3.1.2

From: Eliezer Croitoru <>
Date: Tue, 27 Nov 2012 21:35:04 +0200

If the CPU ram and wait are low the only thing I can think is Low
file-descriptors which you can see using:
ulimit -Sa
ulimit -Ha


On 11/27/2012 9:31 PM, Delisle, Marc wrote:
> Hello Eliezer,
> Thanks for your excellent analysis. First, there is no cache_dir involved. Second, I deactivated access_log and cache_log and the problem persists.
> CPU does not seem to be the problem, it's mostly 80% idle with less than 0.5 % wait. Routing is RIP-only, but this box is IP-forwarding all traffic for the whole campus.
> By the way, in Squid my cache_mem is set to 5000 MB.
> Could you elaborate on the NAT issue? Most of our users are indeed in private networks and the Squid box is performing also NAT for them.
> My next step is to compile Squid 3.2.3 and give it a try, even though I would have preferred to stay with the packages offered in this distro.

Eliezer Croitoru
IT consulting for Nonprofit organizations
eliezer <at>
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