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:
Installation

 rpm -U webmin-1.650-1.noarch.rpm
Or
 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
 :::::::::::::::::
 :::::::::::::::::
 [Webmin]
 name=Webmin Distribution Neutral
 #baseurl=http://download.webmin.com/download/yum
 mirrorlist=http://download.webmin.com/download/yum/mirrorlist
 enabled=1
 :::::::::::::::::
 :::::::::::::::::
 :wq
 [root@eclinux]#

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

 http://yourIPaddress:10000

Thats it… Have fun with webmin 🙂

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