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🔗 Feature: act-as-origin option for reverse proxies

🔗 Details

This option makes Squid perform additional filtering of the HTTP reply headers as if it was an origin. We can use this to fix many problems with broken web servers responses. However it will add a performance loss as that processing and changing is performed.

This option is only right for use in reverse-proxy mode and on replies. It is not for requests or regular traffic alterations. Although the HTTP problems fixed may be valid and useful in any traffic.

Squid-2.7 only provides these operations:

Squid-3.1 only provides these operations:

Squid-3.2 port combines all of the above and has a few extensions planned:

Categories: WantedFeature

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