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Old 02-27-2004, 08:43 AM   #1
kefen
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help setting squid


i have a suse box connected to the net using speedtouch usb. my friends using windows boxex wanna sharing connection with me throught a switch, so i try to using squid as a proxy server software. but after installing, when i run squid -CNd1, it comes out as follow
FATAL: Cannot open '/usr/local/squid/var/logs/access.log' for writing.
The parent directory must be writeable by the
user 'nobody', which is the cache_effective_user
set in squid.conf.
Squid Cache (Version 2.5.STABLE4): Terminated abnormally.
CPU Usage: 0.013 seconds = 0.009 user + 0.004 sys
Maximum Resident Size: 0 KB
Page faults with physical i/o: 315
Aborted

what should i do to make it work?
can give me an example of the config file?
thanks!
 
Old 03-02-2004, 04:59 AM   #2
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I need and tips on building a squid proxy server on Mandrake
 
  


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