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Old 06-16-2009, 02:14 AM   #1
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Location: Pakistan
Distribution: Fedora,Centos,RHEL
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how to block Multimedia Streaming in Squid?

I want to block Multimedia Streaming of Youtube, Metacafe and other videos sites,and also multimedia streaming of all video channels.

In the /etc/squid/squid.conf :

# streaming download
acl fails rep_mime_type ^.*mms.*
acl fails rep_mime_type ^.*ms-hdr.*
acl fails rep_mime_type ^.*x-fcs.*
acl fails rep_mime_type ^.*x-ms-asf.*
acl fails2 urlpath_regex dvrplayer mediastream mms://
acl fails2 urlpath_regex \.asf$ \.afx$ \.flv$ \.swf$
acl deny_rep_mime_flashvideo rep_mime_type -i video/flv
acl deny_rep_mime_shockwave rep_mime_type -i ^application/x-shockwave-flash$
acl x-type req_mime_type -i ^application/octet-stream$
acl x-type req_mime_type -i application/octet-stream
acl x-type req_mime_type -i ^application/x-mplayer2$
acl x-type req_mime_type -i application/x-mplayer2
acl x-type req_mime_type -i ^application/x-oleobject$
acl x-type req_mime_type -i application/x-oleobject
acl x-type req_mime_type -i application/x-pncmd
acl x-type req_mime_type -i ^video/x-ms-asf$
acl x-type2 rep_mime_type -i ^application/octet-stream$
acl x-type2 rep_mime_type -i application/octet-stream
acl x-type2 rep_mime_type -i ^application/x-mplayer2$
acl x-type2 rep_mime_type -i application/x-mplayer2
acl x-type2 rep_mime_type -i ^application/x-oleobject$
acl x-type2 rep_mime_type -i application/x-oleobject
acl x-type2 rep_mime_type -i application/x-pncmd
acl x-type2 rep_mime_type -i ^video/x-ms-asf$
http_reply_access deny deny_rep_mime_flashvideo
http_reply_access deny deny_rep_mime_shockwave

#streaming files
http_access deny fails
http_reply_access deny fails
http_access deny fails2
http_reply_access deny fails2
http_access deny x-type
http_reply_access deny x-type
http_access deny x-type2
http_reply_access deny x-type2

THe Above mimes are working by blocking videos streaming all flv streaming sites(Youtube, metacafe etc.) but i want also blcok videos channels.
like and Go to (GEO Web TV) it will play it.
Please guide me how to blcok video channel.

Last edited by farrukhndm; 06-16-2009 at 05:35 AM.
Old 07-27-2009, 08:09 AM   #2
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Dude, the site is so racist. It said it is only available in Pakistan only. Racism in HTTP?


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