[squid-users] squid3.4 - MySQL, PHP script - block websites

Amos Jeffries squid3 at treenet.co.nz
Sun Nov 15 01:52:28 UTC 2015

On 14/11/2015 2:20 p.m., Jens Kallup wrote:
> Hello,
> I have problems to block web sites  listet in mysql database.
> When i start the script below, it works, but squid3.4 give me log output;
> 2015/11/14 01:27:40 kid1| helperHandleRead: unexpected read from
> blockscript #Hlpr0, 3 bytes 'OK
> how can i fix that problem ?

By not using PHP.

PHP is designed to be used to generate HTML page content in short
processing bursts, and exiting after each one. There are timeout bugs in
the PHP processing engine which make it unsuitable for long-running
processes such as Squid helpers.


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