Solved

Windows Update through squid proxy

Posted on 2007-11-20
6
2,797 Views
Last Modified: 2009-12-11
How to allow windows update to pass thru Squid Proxy ,I am not using any authentication in squid proxy
0
Comment
Question by:bhavneshv
[X]
Welcome to Experts Exchange

Add your voice to the tech community where 5M+ people just like you are talking about what matters.

  • Help others & share knowledge
  • Earn cash & points
  • Learn & ask questions
6 Comments
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:amirs80
ID: 20356749
tell me what type of blockage u r using
if it is url based then allow
http://windowsupdate.microsoft.com/
if it is content based then again you permit the url
http://windowsupdate.microsoft.com/
for your users/clients
0
 

Author Comment

by:bhavneshv
ID: 20364350
I have added url.but still it doesnt allow
0
 
LVL 3

Accepted Solution

by:
jdarwin earned 25 total points
ID: 23093330
Hi,

In your squid.conf, set the range_offset_limit  to -1, as under:

range_offset_limit -1

Regards.


0
 
LVL 3

Expert Comment

by:jdarwin
ID: 23495104
hi,

if my solution above, range_offset_limit -1 worked for you, then plz. accept this solution. otherwise tell if your problem still persists.
0
 
LVL 3

Assisted Solution

by:raxix
raxix earned 25 total points
ID: 23907000
Squid FAQ tells how to do it. Please visit this link for details

http://wiki.squid-cache.org/SquidFaq/WindowsUpdate

0

Featured Post

2017 Webroot Threat Report

MSPs: Get the facts you need to protect your clients.
The 2017 Webroot Threat Report provides a uniquely insightful global view into the analysis and discoveries made by the Webroot® Threat Intelligence Platform to provide insights on key trends and risks as seen by our users.

Question has a verified solution.

If you are experiencing a similar issue, please ask a related question

Java performance on Solaris - Managing CPUs There are various resource controls in operating system which directly/indirectly influence the performance of application. one of the most important resource controls is "CPU".   In a multithreaded…
This article offers some helpful and general tips for safe browsing and online shopping. It offers simple and manageable procedures that help to ensure the safety of one's personal information and the security of any devices.
Learn several ways to interact with files and get file information from the bash shell. ls lists the contents of a directory: Using the -a flag displays hidden files: Using the -l flag formats the output in a long list: The file command gives us mor…
This video shows how to set up a shell script to accept a positional parameter when called, pass that to a SQL script, accept the output from the statement back and then manipulate it in the Shell.

691 members asked questions and received personalized solutions in the past 7 days.

Join the community of 500,000 technology professionals and ask your questions.

Join & Ask a Question