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  1. #1

    squid server is not working properly.The requested URL could not be retrieved

    The requested URL could not be retrieved

    While trying to retrieve the URL:

    The following error was encountered:

    * Access Denied.

    Access control configuration prevents your request from being allowed at this time. Please contact your service provider if you feel this is incorrect.

    Your cache administrator is root.

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    The default squid.conf denies everyone except for localhost.

    http_access allow manager localhost
    http_access deny manager
    http_access deny !Safe_ports
    http_access deny CONNECT !SSL_ports
    http_access allow localhost
    http_access deny all

    Have you created additional ACLs to allow additional devices access to the proxy?

  3. #3
    You have to create your access lists of your host to be able to use the server. In squid.conf file, locate the set of strings 'acl localhost src'. Insert the access rule below it similar to this:

    acl localhost src
    acl yournetwork src {whatever ip and subnet you use} <---Inserted

    then also locate the 'http_access allow localhost' and insert the following line.

    http_access allow yournetwork

    Hope this works


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  5. #4

    similiar issue....

    Hi All, im having a similiar issue...

    Im currently running Squid and Dansguardian with NTLM authentication - Every website works, and i get full reporting. except ONE website, and its doing my head in.

    The error i get is
    "Access Denied"

    "Access control configuration prevents your request from being allowed at this time"

    Even though the user is successfully authenticated and browsing other sites via tabs @ the same time. any thoughts? is it possible that this website is doing some dodgy code my squid box doesnt like?

    the website in question is rivierasyndication's australian website...

    note: i am in no way a spammer advertising a site etc.. this is a legit question :/

    Any Help would be greatly appreciated. i can post up my squid.conf file if needed?

  6. #5

    More detail...

    Hi All,

    looking further into the issue i did a cat | grep into access.log and found that the following is happening


    i dont understand why only this website is having an issue? anyone able to clarify something about this problem?

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