Apache Traffic Server (ATS) Transparent Setup

Getting ATS setup on a Linux server isn't very many lines of configuration. But figuring which lines are needed can be quite time consuming. Here is information to help you on your way

  • ATS setup script - This general script will take a basic routed or bridged Linux box and configure it for transparent ATS. The script is commented, so you can adjust it for your needs.
  • Alan Carroll's ApacheCon NA 2013 Presentation and video - Alan's presentation on configuration of ATS in transparent mode. The presentation provides more details on basic ATS transparent mode configuration and provides motivation for the general script.
  • WCCP configuration - Use this shell script and services file to configure the linux ATS server to work with a WCCP router to direct traffic to ATS.