Install Webmin in Ubuntu

Thursday, November 5, 2015

Webmin is not preconfigured in Ubuntu apt-get repository and we don't want to go through the hassle of dpkg deb files or compiling the source code.So lets begin by editing repository sources
  1. Edit sources file /etc/apt/sources.list
    sudo vim /etc/apt/sources.list
  2. Add these lines to it and save the file
    deb sarge contrib
    deb sarge contrib
  3. Add the Webmin GPG key to make apt-get to trust repository
    wget -q -O- | sudo apt-key add -
  4. Update the sources
    sudo apt-get update
  5. Now simply install webmin
    sudo apt-get install webmin
  6. To access webmin, remember to port-forward 10000 port number. Moreover, webmin runs on HTTPS protocol. Hence, connect like the link below. change to your domain name 
To learn more about webmin please visit:
Thats it! If you face any problem please comment below.

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