[squid-users] nonce_garbage_interval problem?

Amos Jeffries squid3 at treenet.co.nz
Thu Oct 22 12:15:28 UTC 2015

On 22/10/2015 10:58 p.m., Athos Fiolo wrote:
> Hi, I'm facing a problem with the digest auth server responses.
> Client requests a page, server responds with 407 + nonce, client gets the page correctly.

The garbage interval is only about how often Squid attempts to discard
already obsolete nonce values. Meaning they have to be obsolete already
judging by either the duration or count values for GC to matter.

> At every "200 OK" response the server sends a "Proxy-Authentication-Info: nextnonce ..." header, even if the "nonce_garbage_interval" is 5 minutes.

> Client then tries to get the next page using the same auth data used before (this is a client problem, not involving squid), gets a  407 + new nonce, then gets correctly the page making a new request with the new auth params.

Squid version?


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