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Saturday, February 9, 2008

installing squid on windows

Download squid for windows from :


Read the installation instructions in the documentation.

Change the c:\squid\etc\squid.conf from the default :

acl home src # (change if different network subnet)

http_access allow home

cache_dir aufs c:/squid/var/cache 1000 16 256


run the following commands :

mkdir c:\squid\var\cache

c:\squid\sbin\squid -z

Done, run squid :


1 comment:

goje said...


I have installed squid on my system. I want to use it as a web proxy. I mean i want to create a web application (something like www.proxeasy.com)and make it access the squid server. Please let me know if you have any idea how to do it.