Technology

Configuring WCCPv2 with a Dynamic IP

Setting up squid on Debian is fairly straight forward and my previous post explored that topic in depth. This time I want to share how I configured squid to communicate with my ASA 5505 which has a dynamic IP address. If you followed the earlier suggested guide you will notice it requires the ASA's outside IP address. For a dynamic IP this would require editing the configuration each time. To avoid this I did the following: (more…)

By Samer Albahra, ago
Technology

Upgrading to Squid 3.3 on Debian 6 (Squeeze)

The current Debian package for squid is on the 3.1.x branch and hasn't upgraded to 3.3 yet which offers full HTTP/1.1 support. I already had a working squid on the Debian package and decided to just upgrade the running install. Below are the steps that led to a successful upgrade (backup your configuration before attempting). (more…)

By Samer Albahra, ago