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Old 04-05-2008, 06:37 AM   #1
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Hrlp Me

Hellp friends ,

I configure the squid.
When I request to pass the server for gmail, yahoo, and orkut That time messange generate for proxy file successfully.

But no error in log file when i request to pass the server for any site like google,rediffmail or etc. That time this type of error is generate.

The requested URL could not be retrieved

While trying to retrieve the URL:

The following error was encountered:

Unable to determine IP address from host name for

The dnsserver returned:


This means that:

The cache was not able to resolve the hostname presented in the URL.
Check if the address is correct.

Your cache administrator is
Generated Sat, 05 Apr 2008 11:28:59 GMT by debian (squid/2.6.STABLE5)
Old 04-05-2008, 06:47 AM   #2
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It means the DNS servers that squid is using are not working
Old 04-05-2008, 07:32 AM   #3
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Just a gentle advice, please give a reasonable title for your posts, You can just mention the software name and brief description in the title. That would be good.


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