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Old 06-11-2010, 10:56 AM   #1
Registered: Oct 2006
Location: Lagos,Nigeria
Distribution: Fedora core 3, Redhat 9.0,Centos 4.6
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Squid ACL

Hi,i use squid as a web caching server and i configured it to run transparently. my squid version 2.6 on centos 4.6 and i have dhcp giving out ip and other parameters to my lan clients.
i setup acl to block certain sites from being accessed and also certain key words in a url. this is what i did

acl filter_sites dstdomain "/etc/squid/blocked_sites.acl
acl filter_phrase url_regex -i "/etc/squid/blocked_phrase.acl

http_access deny filter_sites
http_access deny filter_phrase

now although its working, iam still having some issues with it. not all the systems on my lan adhere to this rule. like i have facebook blocked but from some systems, i can still access facebook. what do i do?

in the blocked_sites.acl file, i have website like, while in the blocked_phrase.acl, i have 'mail'
Old 06-11-2010, 12:30 PM   #2
Registered: Jun 2010
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I think you should post all of your http_access and acl lines.


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