webmin is a web interface for managing Linux operating systems. Using a web browser remotely, you can manage a Linux distribution like CentOS and its services.
When Linux distribution is installed on a system that has no graphics and is only accessible in text form, One way to manage it is to connect to it via SSH and another way is to use programs like webmin.
The program includes the creation of users, groups, changes to system configuration files, as well as the configuration of services such as dhcp, dns, etc.
Given that CentOS Linux is one of the RHEL and rpm support distributions, the best way to install Webmin on CentOS is to use the RPM WebMin installation package.
Tutorial Webmin Linux, Ubuntu and Debian web management tool
Webmin installation tutorial on CentOS:
1) The first step is to install the rm package download:
wget http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/webadmin/webmin-1.670-1.noarch.rpm rpm -U webmin-1.670-1.noarch.rpm
2) After completing the web installation steps on CentOS, first disable the Iptables firewall or open the 10000 port on the server (command below):
service iptables stop
3) Now enter your user control panel with this address (enter your Ip and then the port instead of the following address):
Webmin installation tutorial on Ubuntu and Debian:
If you are using Debian-derived Linux server distributions such as Debian Linux vps itself or Ubuntu Distribution Linux, the best and easiest way to install webmin on a server. Use the deb installation package.
1) To install webmin on servers that support .deb, follow the instructions below:
wget http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/webadmin/webmin_1.670_all.deb dpkg –install webmin_1.670_all.deb
Webmin does not have significant hosting features alone and for easy use of web hosting features, you must first install the Virtualmin hosting control panel on Webmin. In fact, Virtualmin is a web mining module that adds hosting features to webmin.
Webmin without Virtualmin Hosting Module is suitable for professionals who are proficient in Linux. In this case, you will be able to manage and configure your Linux server in full length and in the form of a web base.