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Squid : Configure Reverse Proxy2024/04/15

Configure Squid as a Reverse Proxy Server.
[2] Configure Squid.
root@dlp:~ #
vi /usr/local/etc/squid/squid.conf
# line 66 : add to allow all http access
http_access allow all 
# And finally deny all other access to this proxy
http_access deny all

# line 71 : specify the backend Web server
#http_port 3128
http_port 80 accel
https_port 443 accel cert=/usr/local/etc/letsencrypt/live/ key=/usr/local/etc/letsencrypt/live/

# line 75 : uncomment
# number means ⇒ [disk cache size] [number of directories on top level] [number of directories on 2nd level]
cache_dir ufs /var/spool/squid 100 16 256

# add to last line
cache_peer parent 80 0 no-query originserver 

# memory cache size
cache_mem 256 MB 

# define hostname

root@dlp:~ #
sysrc squid_user=root

squid_user: -> root
root@dlp:~ #
service squid enable

squid enabled in /etc/rc.conf
root@dlp:~ #
service squid start

[3] Change settings of DNS or Routers in your local network if need to listen HTTP/HTTPS access on Squid, then try to access to Squid Reverse Proxy Server from a Client PC with Web browser like follows.
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