Does Squid support LDAP protocol?

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I would like to know whether squid support proxy of LDAP protocol just like the way it support http, https, ftp. And if it support then how do we enable it? Thanks!
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Top Expert 2015

Commented:
No it does not. You need OpenLDAP with cache overlay to get closer.

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Hi Gheist,

Appreciate if you could explain a bit more.. how does it work and how to setup. Any documentation link would be also helpful.

Thanks,
Balbir
Top Expert 2015
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http://www.openldap.org/doc/
choose version that your unix includes
look for "proxy cache overlay"

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