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Re: AW: [suse-security] trouble with http
  • From: Markus Gaugusch <markus@xxxxxxxxxxx>
  • Date: Thu, 26 Sep 2002 19:54:25 +0200 (CEST)
  • Message-id: <Pine.LNX.4.44.0209261948500.921-100000@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx>
On Sep 26, Andrew Bennett <andy@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote:
> I'm not sure I understand you, Markus. I use squid as a proxy server for
> web browsing including downloading files by ftp for all the users on my
> network, (except me), and have done for years.
He was talking about _transparent_ proxy, this means that the proxy is not
configured at client end, but all packets going to port 80 are intercepted
and routed to the squid proxy. This way you can force users to go over the
If "normal browsing" works, but no downloading, I guess that the MTU is
set wrong or something else. Gabriel: Do downloads work from the linux
box? Try to download a file that fails with wget from the linux box.

PS: Please don't re-quote whole emails - have you ever tried to read
threaded list archives with each post being there 5 times? Thank you! :)
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