How to create a local caching proxy for internet on Ubuntu server

To decrease your internet bandwidth you can use a local caching proxy. For this purpose you can use squid3. sudo -s apt-get update && upgrade apt-get install squid3 Now backup the config file mv /etc/squid3/squid3.conf.old Create the config file vi /etc/squid3/squid.conf And put the following in it. Change the network, port used and dns servers… read more »