How to Install Webmin 1.570-1 on CentOS 6.2 using RPM

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In this post, i will share you on how to install Webmin, a web-based interface for system administration for Linux, on CentOS 6.2. Assumed that you have root access and understand the basic usage of the webmin software.

1. Download Webmin:

    [[email protected] ~]# wget http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/webadmin/webmin-1.570-1.noarch.rpm
    --2012-01-07 05:28:08--  http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/webadmin/webmin-1.570-1.noarch.rpm
    Resolving prdownloads.sourceforge.net... 216.34.181.59
    Connecting to prdownloads.sourceforge.net|216.34.181.59|:80... connected.
    HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 301 Moved Permanently
    Location: http://downloads.sourceforge.net/project/webadmin/webmin/1.570/webmin-1.570-1.noarch.rpm [following]
    --2012-01-07 05:28:09--  http://downloads.sourceforge.net/project/webadmin/webmin/1.570/webmin-1.570-1.noarch.rpm
    Resolving downloads.sourceforge.net... 216.34.181.59
    Reusing existing connection to prdownloads.sourceforge.net:80.
    HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 302 Found
    Location: http://cdnetworks-kr-2.dl.sourceforge.net/project/webadmin/webmin/1.570/webmin-1.570-1.noarch.rpm [following]
    --2012-01-07 05:28:09--  http://cdnetworks-kr-2.dl.sourceforge.net/project/webadmin/webmin/1.570/webmin-1.570-1.noarch.rpm
    Resolving cdnetworks-kr-2.dl.sourceforge.net... 211.39.135.163
    Connecting to cdnetworks-kr-2.dl.sourceforge.net|211.39.135.163|:80... connected.
    HTTP request sent, awaiting response... 200 OK
    Length: 16358730 (16M) [application/x-rpm]
    Saving to: âwebmin-1.570-1.noarch.rpmâ
    
    100%[======================================================>] 16,358,730  16.8K/s   in 15m 45s
    
    2012-01-07 05:43:55 (16.9 KB/s) - âwebmin-1.570-1.noarch.rpmâ
    

2. Add the GPG Key:

    [[email protected] ~]# rpm --import http://www.webmin.com/jcameron-key.asc
    

3. Install webmin :

    [[email protected] ~]# rpm -U webmin-1.570-1.noarch.rpm
    Operating system is CentOS Linux
    Webmin install complete. You can now login to http://youripaddress:10000/
    as root with your root password.
    

4. Start webmin service :

    [[email protected] ~]# service webmin start
    

or

    [[email protected] ~]# /etc/init.d/webmin start
    

5. Make webmin auto start after reboot the centOS server:

    [[email protected] ~]# chkconfig webmin on
    [[email protected] ~]# chkconfig --list
    webmin          0:off   1:off   2:on    3:on    4:on    5:on    6:off
    

6. Login the webmin web interface :

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http://youripaddress:10000


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