Possible to use nginx as a proxy (like Squid)?

Jack Henschel jackdev at mailbox.org
Thu Dec 6 12:53:35 UTC 2018


yes that is indeed possible with nginx.

The Admin Guide is a good starting point:

The principal module you'll be dealing with is the http_proxy module, you can find the docs here:


On 6 December 2018 12:09:40 CET, dxxvi <nginx-forum at forum.nginx.org> wrote:
>Hi All,
>Is it possible to use nginx as a proxy like Squid, of course without
>all the
>access control lists, without protocols which are not http nor https?
>yes, could somebody give me a starting point?
>Posted at Nginx Forum:
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>nginx at nginx.org
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