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hi, i am using fc 7.......i am trying to configure proxy server .........i am adding an entry to squid.config which is as follow acl ourlan src 172.16.0.1-172.16.100.200/255.255.0.0 http_access allow ourlan ...
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    problem configuring proxy server


    hi,

    i am using fc 7.......i am trying to configure proxy server .........i am adding an entry to squid.config which is as follow
    acl ourlan src 172.16.0.1-172.16.100.200/255.255.0.0
    http_access allow ourlan

    now on issuing squid -X command i am getting a warning
    "WARNING: Netmask masks away part of the specified IP in '172.16.0.1-172.16.100.200/255.255.0.0'"

    if i enter it as
    acl ourlan src 172.16.0.1-172.16.0.200/255.255.0.0
    i am getting same warning
    "aclParseIpData: WARNING: Netmask masks away part of the specified IP in '172.16.0.1-172.16.0.200/255.255.0.0' "

    i am not getting its meaning .......i want to add all computer from ip 172.16.0.1 to 172.16.100.200........the subnet mask of my computer is 255.255.0.0 .........plz hlp

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    you should put it down as a bit masker
    so 172.16.0.1-172.16.0.200/16

    Tell us what happens.

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    hi,

    i was not in my college from last few days......i changed it to what u said ...still it is giving warning........

    2008/03/24 23:24:47| aclParseIpData: WARNING: Netmask masks away part of the specified IP in '172.16.0.1-172.16.0.200/16'

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    Try:
    172.16.0.1-200/16
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