Squid Transparent configuration

Please follow these steps you will INSHA ALLAH configure the squid with
transparent option…..
You can also you dhcpd server for ip assigning.

vim /etc/sysctl.conf

net.ipv4.ip_forward = 1

save & quit

vim /etc/squid/squid.conf

###……please enable these options……###

http_port 3128 transparent

acl our_networks src 192.168.1.0/24

http_access allow our_networks

cache_mem 16M

access_log /var/log/squid/access.log

cache_log /var/log/squid/cache.log

store_log /var/log/squid/store.log

cache_dir /var/spool/squid 2000 16 256

cache_mgr baber@wbitt.com

visible_hostname squid.linuxlab.int

save and quit

#squid -z

#service squid start

###……..then if u want to make it transparent kindly add rule to iptables
firwall……..###

#iptables -t nat -A PREROUTING -p tcp -i etho –dport 80 -j REDIRECT –to-port
3128

###……Note: eth0 is connected with your LAN switch……###

Baber Zahoor
RHCE 5.0

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