[plug] Getting SQUID to play nice with windows updates

Adrian Chadd adrian at creative.net.au
Sun Apr 20 11:48:13 WST 2008

On Sun, Apr 20, 2008, William Kenworthy wrote:
> I think you will find that the latest windows update uses https so squid
> (or any other web cache) that I know of wont cache them.  Is there
> anything on MS's website - perhaps for enterprise users?

Its called "WSUS".

I know how to make Squid cache Windows Updates. I put stuff in Squid-2.7
to allow it to happen if you know what you're doing.

No, I won't share it. There's too much 'stuff' that has to be looked after
right now for me to run it as a free effort.


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