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VideoCache is a squid url rewriter plugin written in Python to facilitate youtube, metacafe, dailymotion, google, vimeo, redtube, xtube, youporn, msn soapbox, tube8,,, videos and audio caching. It can cache videos from various websites in a separate directory (other than squid cache), in a browsable fashion and can serve the subsequent requests from the cache. It helps in saving bandwidth and loading time of the videos. VideoCache is currently used by many ISPs.



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GPLv2Kelly Hopkins23 February 2009

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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 23 February 2009.


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