I've install Squid by
yum install squid
and followed the instructions through this tips.
by the time I started Squid and it shows the error that
init_cache_dir /var/spool/squid... /etc/init.d/squid: line 62: 15908 Aborted $SQUID -z -F -D /var/log/squid/squid.out 2>&1
some of the logs are here...
2012/02/09 15:57:37| unrecognised basic auth scheme parameter 'childred'
FATAL: auth_param basic program /usr/lib/squid/ncsa_auth: (2) No such file or directory
Squid Cache (Version 2.6.STABLE21): Terminated abnormally.
CPU Usage: 0.004 seconds = 0.000 user + 0.004 sys
Maximum Resident Size: 9824 KB
Page faults with physical i/o: 0
EDITED I've searched and the output is
dpkg-query: failed to open package info file `/var/lib/dpkg/status' for reading: No such file or directory
Can anybody advise me some solutions ?