Installing Webmin 1.350 in Ubuntu or any Debian System

Posted by Pratyush - 03/06/07 at 03:06 pm

Download the Debian package from
http://www.webmin.com/download.html
OR
from http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/webadmin/webmin_1.350_all.deb

now open the terminal and login as Super User

Now enter the command to install webmin

dpkg -i <Location of the file>

Example: i have downloaded file on my desktop

dpkg -i /home/user/Desktop/webmin_1

.350_all.deb

webmin depends upon following packages

apt-get install libnet-ssleay-perl libauthen-pam-perl libio-pty-perl libmd5-perl

Webmin install complete. You can now login to https://lappy:10000/
as root with your root password, or as any user who can use sudo
to run commands as root.

Webmin installation complete!!!!

now open your favourite webbrowser and type

https:/localhost:10000/
OR
https://HOSTNAME:10000/
[To know your hostname type hostname in terminal]
Example: https://lappy:10000/
OR
https://YOURIP:10000/
[To know your IP type ifconfig in terminal]
Example: https://10.0.0.1:10000/

you will be promted to login. login as root.

that’s it.

What if you would like to share with your friends or to access through internet? how to access?

go to www.whatismyip.com copy your public IP.

type in your browser https://YOURPUBLICIP:10000/
Example: https://222.222.222.222:10000/

NOTE: If your ISP provider blocking ports like web,ftp etc… may be you can’t access.

Contributed By- Gladiator

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