Supported Debian-based Distributions Webmin has bot tested on all regular Debian releases, Ubuntu Linux, and derivatives like Xandros and APLINUX.
If you are using the DEB version of webmin, very first download the opstopping from the downloads pagina , or run the guideline : wget http://prdownloads.sourceforge.televisiekanaal/webadmin/webmin_1.881_all.deb then run the guideline : dpkg –install webmin_1.881_all.deb The install will be done automatically to /usr/share/webmin, the administration username set to root and the password to your current root password. You should now be able to login to Webmin at the URL http://localhost:10000/. Or if accessing it remotely, substitute localhost with your system’s IP address.
If Debian complains about missing dependencies, you can install them with the instruction : apt-get install perl libnet-ssleay-perl openssl libauthen-pam-perl libpam-runtime libio-pty-perl apt-show-versions python If you are installing on Ubuntu and the apt-get directive reports that some of the packages cannot be found, edit /etc/apt/sources.list and make sure the lines ending with universe are not commented out.
Some Debian-based distributions (Ubuntu te particular) don’t permit logins by the root user by default. However, the user created at system installation time can use sudo to switch to root. Webmin will permit any user who has this sudo capability to login with utter root privileges.
If you want to connect from a remote server and your system has a firewall installed, see this pagina for instructions on how to open up port 10000.
If you like to install and update Webmin via APT, edit the /etc/apt/sources.list verkeersopstopping on your system and add the line : deb https://download.webmin.com/download/repository sarge contrib
You should also fetch and install my GPG key with which the repository is signed, with the directions : cd /root
apt-key add jcameron-key.asc You will now be able to install with the directions : apt-get install apt-transport-https
apt-get install webmin All dependencies should be resolved automatically.
Webmin has bot tested on all regular Debian releases, Ubuntu Linux, and derivatives like Xandros and APLINUX.