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nginx reverse proxy or squid forward proxy (transparent)?

I have to implement a proxy server in front of a running production server to route and secure the production-server. On the production server multiple node.js applications listening on different ...
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0answers
126 views

nginx proxypass squid

I'm trying to run squid server behind nginx. my sample configuration : location ~* ^/get/(.*) { proxy_pass http://ip:3128; proxy_set_header Host evenstatichostnamefortest.com; ...
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515 views

Multiple SSL certificates with Squid reverse proxy

I have been upgrading my network from using an apache reverse proxy (Not quite powerful enough) to a Squid proxy configured just for reverse use. My squid proxy is on a CentOS 6 VM, and currently ...
2
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0answers
187 views

Squid as fully transparent reverse proxy

I have got a few web servers running on my server and I want all of them to be accessible via port 80. I set up squid as a reverse proxy and it works fine. I, however, need the source ip address to be ...
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1answer
383 views

Squid proxy refusing to revalidate cache when Vary header present

squid.conf cache_effective_user squid http_access allow all # Squid normally listens to port 3128 http_port 3128 accel defaultsite=localhost no-vhost ignore-cc cache_peer localhost parent 80 0 ...
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1answer
776 views

Squid proxy not caching anything

squid.conf: http_access allow all # Squid normally listens to port 3128 http_port 3128 accel defaultsite=localhost no-vhost cache_peer localhost parent 80 0 no-query originserver name=myAccel ...
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143 views

squid reverse proxy with multiple ports

I have a reverse proxy in front of my virtual machines. All DNS records point to the public IP where squid3 lives and squid redirects the traffic on the port 80. Now, I would like to enable other ...
2
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3answers
420 views

Access internally hosted IIS with Windows authentication from Internet

I have .NET web application running on IIS behind the firewall. Application is using Windows authentication (NTLM) to authenticate users. I need to make this application accessible from Internet so ...
0
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1answer
239 views

Squid reverse proxy array - siblings not communicating with each other

I want to set up 2 squid servers to act as reverse proxy and cache for a webserver on our intranet. The load balancing will be done with DNS round robin or just different mappings for different ...
1
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1answer
540 views

How to cache streaming video and silverlight with squid windows reverse proxy

We have an intranet web server running a silverlight application (ACTUS media monitor if anyone cares to know). The server is used to record video and stream it to clients through a CDN solution. We ...
0
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1answer
208 views

stale-while-revalidate and stale-if-error are not working together in Squid 2.7

stale-while-revalidate and stale-if-error are not working together in Squid 2.7 as seen here: http://www.igvita.com/2009/08/05/masking-latency-failures-with-squid/ The squid is running with the next ...
0
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1answer
200 views

Squid stale-while-revalidate not working when max-age=0

Squid 2.7 always reaches backend, expected is to reach backend using stale-while-revalidate only when cache expires, not when client triggers max-age=0. Script: <?php header('Cache-Control: ...
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2answers
349 views

How to direct reverse proxy requests using wildcard vhosts

I'm interested in running a reverse proxy with 2-3 virtual machines behind it. Each internal server will run multiple virtual hosts, and rather than manually configuring each individual vhost on the ...
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186 views

two Ubuntu 12.04, 1x Netgear router [closed]

Ok, so I have 192.168.x.14 with port 80 open and I have set the netgear router to point there then I have 192.168.x.12 with apache running but when I try to connect using chrome to the website hosted ...
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1answer
192 views

Squid no objects in cache when using http authentication

I'm using squid as a reverse proxy to accelerate access to some remote sites. I have noticed that Squid doesn't save objects in cache when the site uses http authentication. Is it suppose to be like ...
3
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2answers
439 views

Is NFS caching suitable for caching large files (200kb to 50mb?)

I have a 1TB disk on one server that 4 other servers frequently access via NFS to distribute the files over HTTP. I'm seeing a high load on the central server and want to cache these files on the ...
1
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0answers
278 views

301 redirection with Squid based on URL (is Squirm the fastest way?)

I am using Squid 2.6 as a reverse proxy. I am receiving all the traffic from several domain names (.com .org etc.) but the website is always the same. I would like to have only one domain (specially ...
3
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1answer
3k views

Can nginx listen on port 80, but send upstream to backend using SSL on 443?

For PCI compliance, my application is forced to use a secure/encrypted connection between the reverse proxy server and backend app server, whereas the connection coming into the reverse proxy is on ...
1
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2answers
789 views

Squid reverse proxy - load balance to two web servers with connection persistence

I want to setup a Squid reverse proxy that splits HTTP traffic to two web servers for load balancing, and have it use persistence (so if a user gets to webserver1 with a first request their second ...
1
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1answer
571 views

Lightest IP geolocation technology for static site?

I run a site that is behind a Squid reverse proxy which delivers most of the content cached (including html, not only images, etc.). I need to show a different content for our users located in the US. ...
1
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2answers
509 views

nginx using up ip_conntrack a lot faster than squid .. why?

I'm working on scaling up a front-end proxy server, and up until yesterday I was using Squid as the reverse-proxy (even though basically nothing was being cached, i.e. Squid was proxying only). Today ...
1
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2answers
833 views

Using Squid cache_peer for performance in an Apache cluster

I have 3 nodes in a web server cluster. Each node is running Squid on the LAN interface and Apache on the localhost interface. Squid caches properly for each server individually, but I don't believe I ...
1
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1answer
350 views

How do I setup squid to do just reverse proxy

I read How to setup a Squid Reverse Proxy? and the links in it but I don't seem to get it. All I want is this: have squid run on some port (default 3128 is fine) I will redirect all requests that go ...
0
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1answer
725 views

Configuring squid with custom authentication helper in accelerator mode (reverse proxy)

I need to configure Squid as a reverse proxy with a custom authentication helper for each incoming requests. Every request to Squid is assumed to be with basic authentication. Any connection which ...
0
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1answer
432 views

Should Squid honor no-cache and s-maxage in reverse proxy mode?

I'm using Squid 2.7.STABLE9, which I compiled from source. My understanding of no-cache is that the cache must revalidate with the origin server before serving up a cached copy of the resource, and ...
0
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0answers
450 views

Squid Reverse Caching Proxy with ACL and Delay Pools

I have to configure a Reverse Proxy Caching Squid box to do: Define Content groups, e.g. images containing gif, png, ico, jpg, jpeg, etc Audio containing mp3, wav, ogg etc Video Archives Binary ...
2
votes
2answers
4k views

reverse proxy on PFsense, squid or otherwise

I've been trying to get this to work for days now and its not working. After bashing my head against the desk enough times, I've decided to man up and ask. I'm desperately trying to set up a reverse ...
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2answers
957 views

How can I use apache to reverse proxy several OWA sites for multiple domains, each with its own server?

I want to use a linux reverse proxy (CentOS) to serve multiple OWA sites, for multiple Exchange servers, on different domains, so I can use only one public IP address. Can I do it with apache? Or ...
2
votes
3answers
936 views

How do you cache web pages with a personalized header using caching reverse proxy such as Squid, Varnish, or Nginx

Pretty much every page of my website is dynamically generated. However they don't change that frequently (kinda similar to a forum page). So I'd like to cache them using a caching reverse proxy such ...
0
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1answer
3k views

apache's caching (mod_cache) vs squid reverse-proxy caching?

simple question about an area im not familiar with. which one is best for caching? are there other options? cause i want to be sure which one to use before i learn it. so i dont have to realize ...
3
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1answer
2k views

Squid reverse proxy with optional SSL

I'm trying to set up squid as a load-balancing reverse-proxy, and I'm having a bit of trouble with the SSL. One of the site's applications checks to see if a site is loaded over SSL, and behaves ...
0
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1answer
836 views

How to configure squid for retrieving (and caching) directly my static resources?

I have an Apache/Tomcat/Spring tc Server running on CentOS EC2 VM. I would like to install squid on the same machine as a proxy for retrieving (directly i.e. without forwarding the request to ...
2
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2answers
1k views

How can I set up a reverse proxy for several web applications and static content?

Update: based on Jesper Mortensen's response, here is some more information. The applications are based on Perl's HTTP::Daemon. I do plan to deploying them on a Linux server. Each application does ...
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7answers
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Why would I use Squid?

I have Googled, searched StackOverflow and here. Still I can not fully understand what or why someone would use Squid. All I can find out so far is that it is some sort of cache that can make it less ...
3
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2answers
3k views

Squid and SSL Reverse Proxy

I'd like to locate a server overseas and run squid as a reverse proxy for our site. Say the site is: eu.website.com This would point to www.website.com through squid. My issue is SSL. I know ...
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2answers
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Varnish versus other reverse proxies

I'm working with an organisation that has deployed Varnish as a caching reverse proxy for all of their web traffic. Their traffic make up is a lot of customer-generated dynamic websites, with the ...