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You can learn about what a Wiki is and how to use it at AboutWiki. The following pages are good starting points.
Development Road Map
Configuration examples, or tips on how to address specific scenarios
A detailed description of many squid Features, including specific documentation about them
If you experience problems with the site or the contents, please see ReportingWikiProblems.
Performance Analysis: "Help! My users complain that the proxy is slow!"
BestOsForSquid: an all-time FAQ: "What is the best OS for Squid?"
NTLMIssues: Things you can (and cannot) do with NTLM
ZeroSizedReply: Recurrent issues with some setups.
MultipleInstances: how-to run multiple squid servers on a single box.
The KnowledgeBase (tips, tricks and various troubleshooting howtos)
DeveloperResources section has instructions for source code access, coding guidelines, and other useful documentation. Code discussions happen on the squid-dev mailing list, #squiddev IRC channel on irc.freenode.net, and during pull request reviews on GitHub.
The main Squid site.
The Bugzilla database.
The Squijj refresh_pattern analysis program.
The Calamaris log file analysis tool.
Martin Stransky's Squid page. Martin maintains the official Red Hat package.
The book Squid Proxy Server 3.1: Beginner's Guide by Kulbir Saini
Other external links
The Squid development site (obsolete).