How to install Webmin 1.840 on Fedora 26 Server

Fedora Tutorial – Today, we will show you how to install Webmin 1.840 on Fedora 26 Server edition. As you know, webmin is a powerful, rich features web administration GUI for server. It helps us manage our server in better and easier way, using web browser.

Install Webmin 1.840 on Fedora 26 Server

Step 1. Update Fedora

It is important to make sure our system is up to date before we attempt to install Webmin.

dnf update

Step 2. Download Webmin RPM package

Use this command to download webmin to /tmp directory

cd /tmp
wget http://prdownloads.sourceforge.net/webadmin/webmin-1.840-1.noarch.rpm

Step 3. Install Webmin

Install webmin with all dependency files with the following command:

dnf install perl perl-Net-SSLeay openssl perl-IO-Tty perl-Encode-Detect
rpm -U webmin-1.840-1.noarch.rpm

Output example:

[root@fedora tmp]# rpm -Uvh webmin-1.840-1.noarch.rpm
warning: webmin-1.840-1.noarch.rpm: Header V3 DSA/SHA1 Signature, key ID 11f63c51: NOKEY
Preparing… ################################# [100%]
Operating system is Fedora Linux
Updating / installing…
1:webmin-1.840-1 ################################# [100%]
Webmin install complete. You can now login to https://fedora.vitruvian.lan:10000/
as root with your root password.

Step 3. Configure Firewall

If we want to access Webmin from other computer, we need to modify the firewall and give access to port 10000. Or, you can stop firewalld if you want to.

systemctl stop firewalld

Now open web browser and type the following address to open Webmin

https://ip-address:10000

webmin fedora 26.png

Webmin 1.840 Login Page

webmin on fedora 26.png

Thank you

Ariel

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