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Old 2nd August 2012, 19:09
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Question Can Squid3 be set up with Nginx?

I am using Squid3 as a web cache, and I set it up with Aapche2. Can Squid3 be set up with Nginx? Anybody has this experience to share? Thanks.

I can't find this information in my Squid3 ebook.

I heard that Nginx is 50 times faster than Apache2.

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Old 3rd August 2012, 17:22
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You might want to think about replacing both Apache and Squid with one nginx instance because nginx can handle caching as well: http://www.howtoforge.com/why-you-sh...h-microcaching

It is also possible to use nginx as a reverse proxy (replacing Squid):

I'm not sure if it makes sense to use Squid with nginx - I could imagine that Squid could become the bottleneck and thwart Squid.
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Old 3rd August 2012, 18:57
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Sounds very Nice!

I think Nginx has at least one drawback: Its does not have a good webmin module.
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