webmin installation on centos

Webmin is an anothor control panel for servers. The installation of webmin panel is very simple and fast, here I’m discussing the steps behind webmin installation.

Step 1:
Connect to the server via SSH

 ssh root@IPAddress

Step 2:
Download the RPM for installation.

 wget http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/webadmin/webmin-1.650-1.noarch.rpm

Step 3:

 rpm -U webmin-1.650-1.noarch.rpm
 yum install webmin

Webmin YUM repository
Add the below repository to your CentOS-Base.repo file under /etc/yum.repos.d

[root@eclinux]# cd /etc/yum.repos.d
 [root@eclinux]# vim CentOS-Base.repo
 name=Webmin Distribution Neutral

You should also fetch and instyall GPG key

 [root@eclinux]# wget http://www.webmin.com/jcameron-key.asc
 [root@eclinux]# rpm --import jcameron-key.asc

Step :4
Access your webmin control panel from browser like


Thats it… Have fun with webmin 🙂

Arunlal Ashok

DevOps (Server & Cloud infrastructure) Engineer. I'm managing Linux servers since 2012. I started this blog to share and discuss my ideas. Any questions? Write to arun (@) crybit.com

You may also like...

1 Response

  1. December 8, 2013

    […] is an open source control panel for web-hosting industry. Click here to see how install webmin on your server. The default port numbers of webin control panels are: 1. […]

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *