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Old 01-02-2003, 02:32 AM   #1
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SquidGuard not blocking sights

Hi there Please Help..

I trying to settup squidguard but it's not blocking sights.
It's not generating any log entries ether ??

Here is a copy of the squidGuard.conf file ....

dbhome /home/squidGuard/db
logdir /home/squidGuard/logs

#src privilegedsource {
# iplist

src lansource {

dest porn {
domainlist porn/domains
urllist porn/urls
expressionlist porn/expressions
log /home/squidGuard/logs/porn.log

dest adult {
domainlist adult/domains
urllist adult/urls
expressionlist adult/expressions
log /home/squidGuard/logs/adult.log

dest audio-video {
domainlist audio-video/domains
urllist audio-video/urls
log /home/squidGuard/logs/audio_video.log

dest forums {
domainlist forums/domains
urllist forums/urls
expressionlist forums/expressions
log /home/squidGuard/logs/forums.log

dest hacking {
domainlist hacking/domains
urllist hacking/urls
log /home/squidGuard/logs/hacking.log

dest redirector {
domainlist redirector/domains
urllist redirector/urls
expressionlist redirector/expressions
log /home/squidGuard/logs/redirector.log

dest warez {
domainlist warez/domains
urllist warez/urls
log /home/squidGuard/logs/warez.log

dest ads {
domainlist ads/domains
urllist ads/urls
log /home/squidGuard/logs/ads.log

dest aggressive {
domainlist aggressive/domains
urllist aggressive/urls
log /home/squidGuard/logs/aggressive.log

dest drugs {
domainlist drugs/domains
urllist drugs/urls
log /home/squidGuard/logs/drugs.log

dest gambling {
domainlist gambling/domains
urllist gambling/urls
log /home/squidGuard/logs/gambling.log

dest publicite {
domainlist publicite/domains
urllist publicite/urls
expressionlist publicite/expressions
log /home/squidGuard/logs/publicite.log

dest violence {
domainlist violence/domains
urllist violence/urls
expressionlist violence/expressions
log /home/squidGuard/logs/violence.log

dest banneddestination {
domainlist banneddestination/domains
urllist banneddestination/urls
expressionlist banneddestination/expressions
log /home/squidGuard/logs/banneddestination.log

dest advertising {
domainlist advertising/domains
urllist advertising/urls
log /home/squidGuard/logs/advertising.log


# ACLs
acl {
privilegedsource {
pass !advertising all


lansource {
pass !adult !audio-video !forums !hacking !redirector !warez !ads !aggressive !drugs !gambling !publicite !violence !banneddestination !advertising all

default {
pass none


Old 01-20-2004, 06:39 AM   #2
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Check all the files permissions, squid should be the owner and group.
chown -R squid "dir";^own^grp

Old 02-28-2004, 09:15 PM   #3
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I could Suggest to simplify the sites to block during testing. Makesure you use The right BerkelyDB version.


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