Red Hat Bugzilla – Bug 46436
transparent proxying does not work properly
Last modified: 2014-03-16 22:21:25 EDT
Description of Problem:
Because of changes in the networking code of the linux 2.4 kernel over the
2.2 kernel, squid cannot tell the target web site IP address during
transparent proxying unless the browser specifies the "Host" header in the
This issue has been addressed as of squid-2.4STABLE1, but the package has
to be configured with the --enable-linux-netfilter option prior
Please make sure that you use this option when you produce a squid.2-4
update for redhat7.1 which comes with the 2.4 kernel.
Current 2.4STABLE packages already have this enabled.