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we're using the Squid cache in our company. Is there any way we can cache YouTube videos?

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First hit for "Squid youtube" on a popular search engine: http://wiki.squid-cache.org/ConfigExamples/DynamicContent/YouTube

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Has anyone had any success with the method described in this article? –  Pure.Krome May 18 '09 at 3:47
    
I did it a year and a half ago, and I had mixed success, essentially with setting the maximum object size... I don't know if youtube changed anything that breaks this config, as I've been months wuthout caching youtube... –  Andor May 18 '09 at 10:12
    
Without caching youtube? do u mean 'months caching YT' ?? –  Pure.Krome May 19 '09 at 0:06

The only acceptable (and simple) solution I've found so far is InComum Squid2 helper.

It uses storeurl_rewrite_program to cache resources from domains wich do load balance (Eg: youtube, avast, etc).

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