Install webmin on CentOS, Fedora, Mandriva, SuSE, TurboLinux, Caldera OpenLinux

Installing the RPM

If you are using the RPM version of Webmin, first download the file from the downloads page , or run the command :


then install optional dependencies with :

yum -y install perl perl-Net-SSLeay openssl perl-IO-Tty

and then run the command :

rpm -U webmin-1.820-1.noarch.rpm

The rest of the install will be done automatically to the directory /usr/libexec/webmin, the administration username set to root and the password to your current root password.

You should now be able to login to Webmin at the URL http://localhost:10000/.

Or if accessing it remotely, replace localhost with your system’s IP address.


Using the Webmin YUM repository

If you like to install and update Webmin via RPM, create the /etc/yum.repos.d/webmin.repo file containing :

name=Webmin Distribution Neutral

You should also fetch and install my GPG key with which the packages are signed, with the commands :

rpm --import jcameron-key.asc

You will now be able to install with the command :

yum install webmin

All dependencies should be resolved automatically.

Supported RPM-Based Distributions
The Webmin RPM can be installed on Fedora, Redhat Enterprise, older Redhat versions, CentOS and all other distributions derived from Fedora or RHEL. In addition, it can be installed on systems running Mandriva, SuSE, TurboLinux, Caldera OpenLinux.