How to Configure a Squid Proxy to Listen on Multiple Ports

Squid via Command Line 101: Basic Installation and Configuration
I. How to Install Squid (Caching / Proxy) on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, CentOS 7, Fedora 20, or Fedora 21
II. How to Change the Default Listening Port for a Squid Proxy
III. How to Configure a Squid Proxy to Listen on Multiple Ports

Squid is a caching and forwarding web proxy. It is most often used in conjunction with a traditional LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP), and can be used to filter traffic on HTTP, FTP, and HTTPS, and increase the speed (thus lower the response time) for a web server via caching.

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  • These instructions are intended specifically for configuring a Squid Proxy to listen on multiple ports.
  • In this case I’ll be working from a Liquid Web Core Managed CentOS 7 server, and I’ll be logged in as root.

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How to Change the Default Listening Port for a Squid Proxy

Squid via Command Line 101: Basic Installation and Configuration
I. How to Install Squid (Caching / Proxy) on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS, Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, CentOS 7, Fedora 20, or Fedora 21
II. How to Change the Default Listening Port for a Squid Proxy
III. How to Configure a Squid Proxy to Listen on Multiple Ports

Squid is a caching and forwarding web proxy. It is most often used in conjunction with a traditional LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP), and can be used to filter traffic on HTTP, FTP, and HTTPS, and increase the speed (thus lower the response time) for a web server via caching.

Pre-Flight Check
  • These instructions are intended specifically for changing the default listening port for a Squid Proxy.
  • In this case I’ll be working from a Liquid Web Core Managed CentOS 7 server, and I’ll be logged in as root.

Continue reading “How to Change the Default Listening Port for a Squid Proxy”

How to Install Squid (Caching / Proxy) on Fedora 21

Squid is a caching and forwarding web proxy. It is most often used in conjunction with a traditional LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP), and can be used to filter traffic on HTTP, FTP, and HTTPS, and increase the speed (thus lower the response time) for a web server via caching.

Pre-Flight Check
  • These instructions are intended specifically for installing Squid on a single Fedora 21 node.
  • I’ll be working from a Liquid Web Self Managed Fedora 21 server, and I’ll be logged in as root.

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How to Install Squid (Caching / Proxy) on Fedora 20

Squid is a caching and forwarding web proxy. It is most often used in conjunction with a traditional LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP), and can be used to filter traffic on HTTP, FTP, and HTTPS, and increase the speed (thus lower the response time) for a web server via caching.

Pre-Flight Check
  • These instructions are intended specifically for installing Squid on a single Fedora 20 node.
  • I’ll be working from a Liquid Web Self Managed Fedora 20 server, and I’ll be logged in as root.

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How to Install Squid (Caching / Proxy) on CentOS 7

Squid is a caching and forwarding web proxy. It is most often used in conjunction with a traditional LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP), and can be used to filter traffic on HTTP, FTP, and HTTPS, and increase the speed (thus lower the response time) for a web server via caching.

Pre-Flight Check
  • These instructions are intended specifically for installing Squid on a single CentOS 7 node.
  • I’ll be working from a Liquid Web Core Managed CentOS 7 server, and I’ll be logged in as root.

Continue reading “How to Install Squid (Caching / Proxy) on CentOS 7”

How to Install Squid (Caching / Proxy) on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS

Squid is a caching and forwarding web proxy. It is most often used in conjunction with a traditional LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP), and can be used to filter traffic on HTTP, FTP, and HTTPS, and increase the speed (thus lower the response time) for a web server via caching.

Pre-Flight Check
  • These instructions are intended specifically for installing Squid on a single Ubuntu 14.04 LTS node.
  • I’ll be working from a Liquid Web Core Managed Ubuntu 14.04 LTS server, and I’ll be logged in as root.

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How to Install Squid (Caching / Proxy) on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS

Squid is a caching and forwarding web proxy. It is most often used in conjunction with a traditional LAMP stack (Linux, Apache, MySQL, PHP), and can be used to filter traffic on HTTP, FTP, and HTTPS, and increase the speed (thus lower the response time) for a web server via caching.

Pre-Flight Check
  • These instructions are intended specifically for installing Squid on a single Ubuntu 12.04 LTS node.
  • I’ll be working from a Liquid Web Core Managed Ubuntu 12.04 LTS server, and I’ll be logged in as root.

Continue reading “How to Install Squid (Caching / Proxy) on Ubuntu 12.04 LTS”

How to Install Varnish 4 on CentOS 7

Varnish is a proxy and cache, or HTTP accelerator, designed to improve performance for busy, dynamic web sites. By redirecting traffic to static pages whenever possible, varnish reduces the number of dynamic page calls, thus reducing load.

Pre-Flight Check
  • These instructions are intended specifically for installing the Varnish on CentOS 7.
  • I’ll be working from a Liquid Web Self Managed CentOS 7 server, and I’ll be logged in as root.

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