Section: Maintenance Commands (8)
cachemgr.cgi - Squid HTTP proxy manager CGI web interface
The cache manager (
) is a CGI utility for displaying statistics
about the Squid HTTP proxy process as it runs. The cache manager is a
convenient way to manage the cache and view statistics without logging
into the server.
Configuration examples for many common web servers can be found in the
Squid FAQ wiki.
The access configuration file defining which Squid servers may
be managed via this
program. Each line specifies a
followed by an optional description
The server name may contain shell wildcard characters such as *,  etc.
A quick selection dropdown menu is automatically constructed from the simple
Specifying :port is optional. If not specified then
the default proxy port is assumed. :* or :any matches
any port on the target server.
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.
* Copyright (C) 1996-2019 The Squid Software Foundation and contributors
* Squid software is distributed under GPLv2+ license and includes
* contributions from numerous individuals and organizations.
* Please see the COPYING and CONTRIBUTORS files for details.
Questions on the usage of this program can be sent to the
Squid Users mailing list
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 <email@example.com>
Report ideas for new improvements to the
Squid Developers mailing list