SolvedPrivate

freebsd squid box-unix

Posted on 2013-01-14
3
45 Views
Last Modified: 2016-02-11
hi experts,  I'm a newbie to freebsd or literally don't know anything about it...

I have clients on my windows domain connecting to the to the internet via the Freebsd.
 
squid has been installed and it authenticates users before they connect to the internet,
this all worked normally.But, today squid will ask or prompt for authentication more than once...  4 to 5 times before it says cache access denied on the the browser. this happens to all users, weather they using chrome, iexplorer or firefox.

Before we go deep into this, how do reset or change my root password without a disk? I forgot my password, will this be safe, without losing any config or data. I found this link below, is this positive?

http://www.cyberciti.biz/tips/howto-freebsd-reset-recover-root-password.html

thanx
0
Comment
Question by:Schoemans
  • 3
3 Comments
 

Author Comment

by:Schoemans
ID: 38777098
hi, got hold of my credentials... I just need to know how to fix this now and what's the cause of it is.
on  start-up, I also see bge0 = link down... how do i see my public ip and the steps to test and see weather this link is the main cause.
0
 

Accepted Solution

by:
Schoemans earned 0 total points
ID: 38887958
answer on this....
0
 

Author Closing Comment

by:Schoemans
ID: 38887961
I'll gather more info next time
0

Featured Post

PRTG Network Monitor: Intuitive Network Monitoring

Network Monitoring is essential to ensure that computer systems and network devices are running. Use PRTG to monitor LANs, servers, websites, applications and devices, bandwidth, virtual environments, remote systems, IoT, and many more. PRTG is easy to set up & use.

Question has a verified solution.

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

The question has been asked on multiple occasions as to how best to do printing in a remote desktop or terminal services environment.   It seems that this particular question has plagued several people and most especially as Terminal Services, as…
Article by: kevp75
Hey folks, 'bout time for me to come around with a little tip. Thanks to IIS 7.5 Extensions and Microsoft (well... really Windows 8, and IIS 8 I guess...), we can now prime our Application Pools, when IIS starts. Now, though it would be nice t…
Along with being a a promotional video for my three-day Annielytics Dashboard Seminor, this Micro Tutorial is an intro to Google Analytics API data.
Both in life and business – not all partnerships are created equal. As the demand for cloud services increases, so do the number of self-proclaimed cloud partners. Asking the right questions up front in the partnership, will enable both parties …

867 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

Need Help in Real-Time?

Connect with top rated Experts

23 Experts available now in Live!

Get 1:1 Help Now