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I'm using Haproxy to balance HTTP requests to Squid servers for web access. Http requests seem to work fine but when I connect to Yahoo messenger, I am randomly kicked out and logged in again.
If I connect directly through Squid, I do not encounter these disconnects, so I am assuming it has something to do with my Haproxy config. Maybe it timeouts the connection.. I can't figure it out.

Here is my config:

defaults
    log     global
    mode    http
    option  httplog
    option  dontlognull
    option redispatch
    option abortonclose
    retries 3
    maxconn 9000
    contimeout      5000
    clitimeout      50000
    srvtimeout      50000

frontend front
    bind 0.0.0.0:1111
    mode http
    option forwardfor
    default_backend back

backend roundrobin
    mode http
    option httpclose
    balance roundrobin
    server  proxy 192.168.100.5:3128 check inter 2000 fall 3
    server  proxy_bkp 192.168.100.6:3128 check inter 2000 fall 3 backup

I also tried using server proxy 192.168.100.5:3128 cookie 2 check.
Any suggestions (adding / removing options from the config)?

Scope: being used by several hundred people for http browsing, voip and IM.

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I disabled clitimeout and srvtimeout and it now works.

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