Setup Webmin through RPM / YUM
Webmin is a administrator tool that makes it less difficult for administrators to deal with their Linux boxes. It provide linux server management web interface . It modules give a space just perspective of information .permitting the domain virtual server account holder to perform all the more intriguing operations from inside of the UI . It just handles normal system setup and task. After setup you can configure webmin ssl , set webmin dns server setup and webmin install ssl certificate on server as well as domain.
Here below we have used two method for installation , you can choose any one of them and This installation will work on CentOS , RHEL or Linux 7, 6 , 5 and Fedora version Servers.
RPM Method : Linux server management Installation
Here we are going to install dependency package through below command .
# yum -y install perl openssl perl-IO-Tty perl-Net-SSLeay
Go to the /opt directory.
# cd /opt
Download the latest available on /opt directory.
# wget http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/webadmin/webmin-1.760-1.noarch.rpm
then execute the below command to install.
# rpm -Uvh webmin-1.760-1.noarch.rpm
[[email protected] opt]# rpm -Uvh webmin-1.760-1.noarch.rpm Webmin install complete. You can now login to https://172.31.27.47:10000/ as root with your root password.
YUM Method : Linux server management Installation
Now if you would like install through YUM , then follow below steps :
Create yum repo file like below.
[Repo] name=Repo Distribution Neutral #baseurl=http://download.webmin.com/download/yum mirrorlist=http://download.webmin.com/download/yum/mirrorlist enabled=1
Download the GPG key using below command.
# cd /opt # wget http://www.webmin.com/jcameron-key.asc
Now import GPG Key .
# rpm --import jcameron-key.asc
Now execute below yum command for installation .
# yum install webmin -y
Loaded plugins: fastestmirror, security Setting up Install Process Loading mirror speeds from cached hostfile * base: mirror.net.cen.ct.gov * extras: mirrors.tripadvisor.com * rpmforge: repoforge.spinellicreations.com * updates: mirrors.advancedhosters.com Resolving Dependencies --> Running transaction check ---> Package webmin.noarch 0:1.760-1 will be installed --> Finished Dependency Resolution Dependencies Resolved ... ... Install 1 Package(s) Total download size: 26 M Installed size: 65 M Is this ok [y/N]: y Downloading Packages: Installed: webmin.noarch 0:1.760-1 Complete!
Access URL :
Now installation has been now done and after installation suggest how can we access server through url and Now access url credentials are root with server root password.
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One comment on “Setup Webmin through RPM / YUM Repo on CentOS , RHEL , VPS Server”
LeonSeptember 29, 2015 at 8:19 pm
Nice tutorial. I have installed Webmin on my VPS at https://www.rosehosting.com and it works!!! Thank you.