Go Back   HowtoForge Forums | HowtoForge - Linux Howtos and Tutorials > Linux Forums > Server Operation

Do you like HowtoForge? Please consider supporting us by becoming a subscriber.
Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 2nd August 2012, 19:09
concept21 concept21 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 168
Thanks: 31
Thanked 28 Times in 21 Posts
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.

Last edited by concept21; 2nd August 2012 at 19:15.
Reply With Quote
Sponsored Links
  #2  
Old 3rd August 2012, 17:22
falko falko is offline
Super Moderator
 
Join Date: Apr 2005
Location: Lneburg, Germany
Posts: 41,701
Thanks: 1,900
Thanked 2,748 Times in 2,579 Posts
Default

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):
http://www.howtoforge.com/how-to-spe...debian-squeeze
http://www.howtoforge.com/nginx-catc...n-debian-lenny

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.
__________________
Falko
--
Download the ISPConfig 3 Manual! | Check out the ISPConfig 3 Billing Module!

FB: http://www.facebook.com/howtoforge

nginx-Webhosting: Timme Hosting | Follow me on:
Reply With Quote
The Following User Says Thank You to falko For This Useful Post:
concept21 (3rd August 2012)
  #3  
Old 3rd August 2012, 18:57
concept21 concept21 is offline
Senior Member
 
Join Date: Dec 2011
Posts: 168
Thanks: 31
Thanked 28 Times in 21 Posts
 
Default

Sounds very Nice!

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

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
Grub problems after How To Set Up Software RAID1 On A Running LVM System newfield_no1 HOWTO-Related Questions 1 28th March 2012 14:15
yum issues el-sid Installation/Configuration 4 10th August 2011 12:01
Error 12 Invalid Device blinx Installation/Configuration 0 15th January 2011 06:27
Can't access to my website - after install problem pallermo Installation/Configuration 18 4th June 2010 14:29
newbie ububtu 6.0.6 error PHP binary line 816 davidsky73 Installation/Configuration 8 17th September 2006 12:51


All times are GMT +2. The time now is 18:17.


Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.7
Copyright ©2000 - 2014, vBulletin Solutions, Inc.