How to install Webmin on Ubuntu 16.04

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Source: http://idroot.net/linux/install-webmin-ubuntu-16-04/

  1. First you need to add the Webmin official repository and make sure that all packages are up to date.
    1. sudo nano /etc/apt/sources.list
    2. Add the following lines:
      1. deb http://download.webmin.com/download/repository sarge contrib
      2. deb http://webmin.mirror.somersettechsolutions.co.uk/repository sarge contrib
    3. Fetch and install the GPG key:
      1. cd /tmp
      2. sudo wget http://www.webmin.com/jcameron-key.asc
      3. sudo apt-key add jcameron-key.asc
  2. Installing Webmin.
    1. Install Webmin with the following command:
      1. sudo apt-get update
      2. sudo apt-get install webmin -y
    2. Now, allow the Webmin default port via a firewall:
      1. sudo ufw allow 10000
  3. Access Webmin.
    1. Finaly, we can access the webmin panel using our web browser. Webmin use 10000 as its default port. Type this into our URL address web browser. https://ip-address:10000 then login as super user or root access priviliges. If you are using a firewall, please open port 80 and 10000 to enable access to the control panel.
    2. webmin-ubuntu-16.04.png
    3. Congratulation’s! You have successfully installed Webmin. Thanks for using this tutorial for installing Webmin control panel in Ubuntu 16.04 system. For additional help or useful information, we recommend you to check the official Webmin web site.
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