squidGuard(1) Filter and redirector plugin for Squid and Squid3


squidGuard [-u] [-C block]> [-b] [-t time] [-c file] [-d] [-P] [-v] [-h]


squidGuard is flexible and ultra fast filter, redirector and access controller plugin for squid. It lets you define multiple access rules with different restrictions for different user groups on a squid cache. squidGuard uses squid's standard redirector interface.


Update .db files from .diff files.
-C file|all
Create new .db files from urls/domain files, which are specified in ``file''.
Switch on progress bar when updating the blacklists.
-t time
Specify startup time in the format: yyyy-mm-ddTHH:MM:SS
-c file
Load alternate config file.
Send all errors to stderr.
Do not go into emergency mode when an error with blacklists is encountered.
Show version number.
Show the short help.


Copyright (c) 1999 Tele Danmark InterNordia, Oslo, Norway

Copyright (c) 2006-2011 Shalla Secure Services, Gauting, Germany

This package is free software; you can redistribute it and/or modify it under the terms of the GNU General Public License version 2 as published by the Free Software Foundation.

On Debian systems, the complete text of the GNU General Public License version 2 can be found in `/usr/share/common-licenses/GPL-2'.


squidguard was written by Pål Baltzersen and Lars Erik Håland.

This manual page was written by Joachim Wiedorn <ad_debian at joonet.de> for the Debian project (and may be used by others).