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== See also ==
== See also ==
* [[HTTP proxy]]
* [[HTTP proxy]] (another set of squid proxies for slightly different use cases)
* [[phab:T254011|T254011: Why do we have 2 sets of squid proxies?]]


Revision as of 17:27, 24 September 2021

url-downloader is a Squid caching proxy for HTTP requests. It was originally created for MediaWiki's upload-by-URL functionality.


See also url_downloader in Puppet.
  • For eqiad: Hosted on urldownloader100[12]
  • For codfw: Hosted on urldownloader200[12]

In both datacenters only one url-downloader is active at any time, and is pointed at via the DNS record for url-downloader.$, and exposed at url-downloader.$ points to eqiad for backward-compatibility.

See also