Ahhh -- I should of rewrite the squid documents again before posting.=20

Thanks for the reply.

Michael.


On Tue, 6 Apr 2004 17:45:33 +0200
antonio.manfreda@realemutua.it wrote:

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> Of cource Squid does cache files and as long as you modify the parameter
> maximum_object_size you can allow very large files to be cached (of course
> you must arrange cache_dir size accordingly), even MS serivice packs.
> This might reduce the cache hit ratio, since the cache could be rapidly
> filled with large files.
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> Easynet srl c/o Reale Mutua Assicurazioni
> Ufficio Architettura Tecnica
> Area Security
> antonio.manfreda@realemutua.it
> Tel. 011-431-2791
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> Hello,
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> I manager wants us to look at a ISA server to to replace our
> existing linux
> firewall with squid. God only knows why since the box is running great and
> we
> have had NO problems with squid or the firewall features.
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> vague technical descriptions and think we will stay with squid.
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> downloaded. I have never noticed if squid does this, but is there a limit
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> Michael Gale
> Network Administrator
> Utilitran Corporation
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Michael Gale
Network Administrator
Utilitran Corporation