cachemgr.cgi(8)cachemgr.cgi(8)NAMEcachemgr.cgi - Squid HTTP proxy manager CGI web interface
The cache manager ( cachemgr.cgi ) is a CGI utility for displaying sta‐
tistics about the Squid HTTP proxy process as it runs. The cache man‐
ager is a convenient way to manage the cache and view statistics with‐
out logging into the server.
Configuration examples for many common web servers can be found in the
Squid FAQ wiki. http://wiki.squid-cache.org/SquidFaq
The access configuration file defining which Squid servers may
be managed via this cachemgr.cgi program. Each line specifies a
server:port followed by an optional description
The server name may contain shell wildcard characters such as *,
 etc. A quick selection dropdown menu is automatically con‐
structed from the simple server names.
Specifying :port is optional. If not specified then the default
proxy port is assumed. :* or :any matches any port on the target
SECURITYcachemgr.cgi calls the requested server on the requested port using
HTTP and returns a formatted version of the response. To avoid abuse it
is recommended to configure your web server to restrict access to the
Derived from Harvest. Further developed by numerous individuals from
the internet community. Development is led by Duane Wessels of the
National Laboratory for Applied Network Research and funded by the
National Science Foundation.
Distributed under the GNU General Public License (GNU GPL) version 2 or
Questions on the usage of this program can be sent to the Squid Users
mailing list <email@example.com>
See http://wiki.squid-cache.org/SquidFaq/BugReporting for details of
what you need to include with your bug report.
Report bugs or bug fixes using http://bugs.squid-cache.org/
Report serious security bugs to Squid Bugs <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Report ideas for new improvements to the Squid Developers mailing list
SEE ALSOsquid(8), squidclient(1)cachemgr.cgi(8)