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

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
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.

vim /etc/yum.repos.d/techtransit.repo
name=Repo Distribution Neutral

Download the  GPG key using below command.

# cd /opt

# wget

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:
* extras:
* rpmforge:
* updates:

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:

webmin.noarch 0:1.760-1



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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By Sachin G

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