Monday , 24 October 2016

How to install webmin on ubuntu


How to install webmin on ubuntu :-

Webmin is a web-based interface for system administration for Unix. Using any modern web browser, you can setup user accounts, Apache, DNS, file sharing , Squid proxy Server , PHP Configuration , Linux Firewall and much more. Webmin removes the need to manually edit Unix configuration files like /etc/passwd, and lets you manage a system from the console or remotely.

Open the terminal and enter the following command to download the Debian version of WebMin.



then run the following command

dpkg –install webmin_1.660_all.deb


then it will give you, your path to login. https://YourHostName:10000/

If you want to access with Windows machine, check the IP-address with ifconfig command.


Now open the command prompt on windows machine and ping the Ubuntu machine .


Now open your web-browser and navigate to https://Ubuntu IP-address:10000/ and login with your root credentials.


Now you are able to manage Linux server from GUI interface.


Enjoy GUI interface for your Server administration.

If Debian complains about missing dependencies, you can install them with the command :-

apt-get install perl libnet-ssleay-perl openssl libauthen-pam-perl libpam-runtime libio-pty-perl apt-show-versions python

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About Syed Balal Rumy

A 27 year Tech Geek and a blogger from India ( Bihar ) , live in New Delhi. I am MCITP , CEHv8 , CCNA , CCNA Security , CCNP Security , Security + and CCSA certified. Loves to write tech articles based on my real experiences.

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