[Ilugc] configure squid in ubuntu

Vijay Kumar vijayakumarnkdr at gmail.com
Tue Aug 2 20:24:36 IST 2011


you can try with www.linuxhomenetworking.com

On Tue, Aug 2, 2011 at 5:25 PM, Sathishkumar M <
msathishkumar180491 at gmail.com> wrote:

> Dear all,
>
> I am in need of configuring squid proxy server just to block Internet for
> specified machines in my network, content filtering and site blocking for
> our institution in working hours. (Don't want to use the above facilities
> from my router) In other times all machines can connect to Internet without
> any restrictions. I am trying squid with Ubuntu 10.04 with two NICs in my
> server. My Idea for network setup is
>
> Internet line  ----> My Proxy server  -----> My internal router  ----> My
> LAN machines.
>
> Is the setup is correct.
>
> If I keep my proxy server as one of the machine in my LAN like this
>
> Internet line  ----> My router  ----> LAN with proxy server.
>
> Then I may need to configure proxy in all user's IE and firefox. and the
> user's may change it when they need. so I think first method is correct. is
> it?
>
> My proxy server has two NICs in that I am trying to configure WAN in eth0
> and the connection to router is through eth1. so that nobody can connect to
> Internet without proxy.
>
> How to do this? any idea. please help me.
>
> --
> Sathishkumar.M
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