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Date:      Fri, 23 Aug 1996 00:08:01 -0600 (MDT)
From:      Dave Andersen <angio@aros.net>
To:        lenzi@bsi.com.br (Lenzi Sergio)
Cc:        questions@freebsd.org
Subject:   Re: FreeBSD proxy
Message-ID:  <199608230608.AAA06306@terra.aros.net>
In-Reply-To: <Pine.BSF.3.91.960821023548.291C-100000@sergio.lenzi> from "Lenzi, Sergio" at Aug 21, 96 02:38:56 am

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If cached doesn't meet your needs (it has some flaws with 
get-if-modified-since), you may wish to use Squid, cached's successor.  
It's not in packages/ports, but it's very easy to compile and run.

(It's also really, really fast).

ftp://ftp.nlanr.net/Software/Squid

  -Dave Andersen

Lo and behold, Lenzi, Sergio once said:
> 
> On Tue, 20 Aug 1996, Mark Plummer wrote:
> 
> > > 
> > > Typical setup, FreeBSD system connecting to an ISP over PPP (currently
> > > kernel PPP).
> > > 
> > > My wife wants to be able to surf the net using her Mac. Thus i'm going to hoo
> > k 
> > > the two systems together via Ethernet.
> > > 
> Hello Tony.
> 
> I use the cached (it is in the packages).
> Once installed, edit the file /usr/local/harvest/lib/cached.conf.
> to your needs.
> 
> Go the the netscape options->network and define the proxy to be your 
> FreeBSD machine port 3128 for http and ftp.
> 
> After that, once your machine is linked to the internet, your wife will
> be able to access the net from her mac.
> 
> Hope this can help.
> 
> Sergio Lenzi.
> 
> Unix consult.
> 


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