[squid-users] Distributing users according to their LDAP groups on multiple cache peers

Silamael Darkomen silamael at coronamundi.de
Tue Apr 7 13:48:38 UTC 2020

Hello Amos,

Thank you for your quick reply.
Could you perhaps give me a short configuration example, how this should
lool like?

Thank you very much!

-- Matthias

On 07.04.2020 09:01, Amos Jeffries wrote:
> On 7/04/20 6:19 pm, Silamael Darkomen wrote:
>> Hello,
>> Is there any possibility to distribute a bunch of users to different
>> cache peers based on the user group in LDAP?
>> For older versions this was possible by using the slow external ACL
>> first for evaluation in the http_access clause and latter using the slow
>> external ACLs again in the cache_peer_access option.
>> With the update from 4.9 to 4.10 this behavior seems to be broken.
> That trick has never been properly consistent. It relies on the first
> entry not being pushed out of cache before the second check. Under any
> type of load it starts to fail.
> In current Squid you can have the helper deliver group=blah and use the
> note ACL type to check it in the fast checks. It works reliably, and
> with multiple groups.
> Amos
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