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How can I watch the current connections on my Apache webserver?

I am hosting quite a lot of virtual hosts using Apache in a basic LAMP set up with the help of Webmin/Virtualmin. I am looking for a top-like tool in which I can monitor current connections. The ...
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Accidently Deleted /usr/lib/*.so.*

While I was installing MRTG, by mistake I have deleted /usr/lib/*.so.* and /usr/lib/*.so I am now unable to boot-up my system now, it gets stuck at the splash screen and when I press PAGEDOWN button ...
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How to install webmin?

How do I install webmin on Ubuntu 12.04? Note: I am using the desktop edition, not Ubuntu Server.
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How to create a new ftp user?

I have 10.04 32bit dedicated server. just installed 10min ago. I need to create ftp and ssh accounts. I used to use cpanel in my old server. Are there any free panel? or how can I create ftp ...
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Is there a simple web GUI for Apache that runs on Ubuntu?

Sadly, all the answers that Google turns up seem to be way out of date (Rapache for example no longer runs on Ubuntu it seems). I'm running Ubuntu Server 14.04 (Trusty Tahr) with a Lubuntu interface, ...
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What does 'webmin' come up in the netstat/lsof listening ports?

I have my own server application in C, I bind my server on localhost address 127.0.0.1 and let it listen in first case on port 10000 and in second case on port 20000. When I run command I lsof | grep ...
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anything better than webmin?

Is there any better web based administration tool than webmin? Or do you recommend learning setting up everything via ssh? I know my way around terminal, but administering a box seems to complex of a ...
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Problem connecting to Webmin

I have installed Webmin with the view to try an understand what is all running. Yesterday I had it setup with login and password, but today when I try to get access to the server with: ...
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Webmin no longer works - connection rejected

I've had webmin installed on my 12.04 server and everything has been fine until recently. Now when I navigate to https:// myip:10000 I get a message saying the connection attempt is rejected. The last ...
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Webmin install?

I am trying to install Webmin, on Ubuntu 14.04 LTS, I have gotten as far as having webmin showing up in software center but when I click install I get the error message "This requires installing ...
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Webmin no route to host

Using Webmin → Network Configuration, I added a new DNS address to the existing server (10.100.200.300). While I saved the new configuration, I lost access to webmin and ssh to this server. How can ...
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How to install webmin on a desktop not on a server?

Need Help How to install webmin on ubuntu 12.04 desktop not on ubuntu server? i wan't to install webmin on my ubuntu desktop not on server
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Apache2 Syntax error, can't access 000-default

I have been using Apache2 and Webmin with my Raspberry Pi. After a restart and reinstallations Apache won't start. > sudo /etc/init.d/apache2 restart apache2: Syntax error on line 268 of ...
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Linux Firewall NAT Port Forwarding Issues

At my home I have a Linux server (it's only job is NAT, DHCP, and DNS) with Ubuntu 10.10 Server 64-bit. I have webmin installed on the server too, but I do know my way around a command line quite ...
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is there an easy way to have vsftpd server show up again in Webmin 1.530? [closed]

VSFTPD is running fine on Ubuntu LAMP server 10.04, but for some reason is no longer available from webmin anymore. Re-installing vsftpd makes no difference. Users are still able to log in via ftp.
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NFS /exports/media won't automount during boot

I'm using Webmin 1.580 with Ubuntu 12.04 and created an NFS export (export/media) which works perfectly fine after manually enabling the export, but when I reboot the system it tells me that it is ...
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What does this rule mean

When I run sudo iptables -L, I get: Chain INPUT (policy ACCEPT) target prot opt source destination REJECT tcp -- anywhere anywhere tcp dpt:www ...
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gdebi-core isn't recognized as a command

I am trying to host a minecraft server and I found a pdf which tells me to do this: So I followed these commands but when I tried the command: gdebi-core webmin_1.620_all.deb I get the message: ...
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Need a simple, foolproof remote admin for Ubuntu Server

I'm running an Ubuntu server 12.10 box and need a foolproof remote admin for my wife/kids who have even less experience of linux than I. The box only runs as file server and our LAN Minecraft server. ...
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Apache won't start - PHP issues?

I'm somewhat of a Ubuntu newb and have recently set-up a ubuntu VPS (on the azure network). I am using webmin / virtualmin as a means to administer the server and quickly * easily create and ...
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How to disable webmin start on boot on Ubuntu?

How to disable Webmin starts on boot on Ubuntu 14? Due security reasons, I want to run it manualy when I really will use it.
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Log location for failed Webmin login attempts?

When logging into Webmin from my remote laptop browser I entered my password into the "User" text box by accident. In the past, if I ever enter a password in cleartext anywhere, I create a new ...
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Can't change webmin port?

I'm using the code sudo nano -w /etc/webmin/miniserv.conf to change Webmin's port in putty but it's saying command not found. Any suggestions? :~# sudo nano -w /etc/webmin/miniserv.conf sudo: ...
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Webmin alternative that installs & runs on the client machine & communicate via SSH

Are there any Webmin alternatives that don't consume server resources but instead install on client machine & communicate via SSH client. So effectively all the actions made on that GUI are ...
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Why can't I access webmin since installing Dansguardian and squid?

I installed Webmin and it was working great until I installed DansGuardian & squid and then webmin stopped, if I try to log into webmin this is what am getting on Firefox. The proxy server is ...
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What is the simplest way to check to see if webmin is installed?

I dug up an old server that is only running CLI, and can't seem to remember if Webmin was installed on the machine or not. I normally implement it on all machines, but it doesn't seem like it's ...
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How well does Webmin 1.580 work with 12.04?

we're using Ubuntu desktop 8.04 LTS as a server for our intranet and are currently planning an upgrade to 12.04 LTS. However, since we're using Webmin, we're wondering whether Webmin 1.580 is a good ...
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Webmin in my Ubuntu Server 14.04 is stopped forever

I've tried every single command I know to turn Webmin on, but it's still stopped: Tell me what's wrong with my server?
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Packages missing md5sums control file

I just ran sudo dpkg -C on my server to check everything was ok. Unexpectedly, I got the following response: The following packages are missing the md5sums control file in the database, they need to ...
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Server permissionsto allow php script to run but other users cant open

I have an apache server set up, there is a php script for a login page (contains passwords). I want to be able to give the server permissions to run the script but not for users who login through ...
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No mod-mono.so or mod_mono.conf after Install

On Ubuntu 12.04, I have webmin and apache2. With webmin, I did apt-get install mono-complete and everything appeared to install fine. I put the line "MonoAutoApplication enabled" in httpd.conf and ...
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Can webmin create a network interface bond for ubuntu 12.04?

I just picked up Webmin today after being fed up with using the command line for 6 months for my server running Ubuntu 12.04. I have liked it so far and have fixed many problems I had before. I have ...
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How to install and configure Dynamic VLAN Server?

I have below setup: Firewall: Fortinet 240D Core Switches are 2 one is Juniper EX 4200 & second one is EX 3300 I want to configure Dynamic VLAN Server on Ubuntu Linux 12.04.3 Kernel and CPU: ...
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Login to webmin with user has no password (SSH)

I have an simple Ubuntu 12.04 instance running on AWS EC2 I have webmin installed and accessable, but am presented with a login requiring username and password. As part of the AWS install, you don't ...
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Perl dependancy problems installing Webmin

I just installed webmin from a .deb file. on Ubuntu Server 12.04, which went ok. I logged in at the web interface and checked the "Perl Modules" page. There was on module suggested but not installed. ...
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allow remote mysql access (through webmin or shell)

Spec: Ubuntu 14.04 webmin/virtualmin 1.791 I am using following code to test remote mysql database connection: <?php $db_host = "123.456.789"; $db_name = "database"; $db_user = "user"; $db_pass ...
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Squid Cache Problem on Webmin

I'm new to Ubuntu, Webmin and Squid So I'm following the tutorial to set up my squid proxy server on webmin I'm able to start the webmin and squid. But unfortunately after I got to the step where we ...
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VNC viewer grey screen since upgrade to Ubuntu 14.04 from Ubuntu 12

Before we begin, please excuse my complete ignorance, I am a relative novice to system administration. I know there are a few posts so far about Ubuntu 14.04 messing with VNC connections. So far my ...
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Unable to access webmin?

I'm unable to access webmin via web or com. I've changed the port, and I'm thinking it's the firewall that is closing it. What code is needed to change and give access to the port?
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Accessing Webmin from Ubuntu Server 12.04LTS

I have installed webmin 1.630 on my Ubuntu server. It says i have to access https//ubuntumyname:1000:/ i have lynx web browser intalled so i ran the command lynx https//ubuntumyname:1000:/ it ...
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how to setup my isp provided static ip

I purchased a static IP address from my ISP I am running ubuntu server 12.04 x64 with webmin installed I want to point a purchased domain name (and also a free .tk domain) at my server. Every time ...
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Can't install Webmin from sources.list getting Hash Sum mismatch in 16.04 LTS

Installing Webmin echo "deb http://download.webmin.com/download/repository sarge contrib" > /etc/apt/sources.list.d/webmin.list cd /root wget http://www.webmin.com/jcameron-key.asc apt-key add ...
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Why am I seeing much more cron jobs in webmin than in `crontab -e`?

I am just starting to learn cron jobs. Basically I am going to use webmin to manage my cron jobs, I am also reading some basic information about cron jobs. So far I've learned that /etc/crontab ...
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How to use Let’s encrypt to issue a certificate for webmin?

Setting up SSL certificates for my Webmin running on my Ubuntu Server 14.04, need help using Apache and NginX webservers.
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Dns problem ubuntu server

I recently downloaded the ubuntu server 14.04 and I wanted to use the webmin, there's no error in installation and every thing sounds good. I tried to put in browser https://name_server:10000 but ...
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Unable to receive mail from outside on ubuntu webmin postfix mail server

I have an ubuntu server which is on virtual machine running on windows server. I have installed webmin on my ubuntu server to be able to configure mail settings and mail servers. I've set my adsl ...
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Use own domain for Webmin on Ubuntu

I have apache installed on my Ubuntu 14.04 and I'm running several virtual host. How do I add Webmin to a Virtual Host? Where is its root directory? Note: I already have Webmin installed and running. ...
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Mailman cgi-bin contains DMS files

After installing Mailman and trying to access the CGI scripts from the index page, it downloads the files as DMS extensions. After checking the /usr/local/mailman/cgi-bin/ folder, it turns out that ...
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Problem installing/running Postfix with Sendmail

Whenever i check service status of postfix it appears like that: Jan 21 00:03:56 se7en postfix/master[27738]: fatal: bind 0.0.0.0 port 25: Address already in use Whenever i do: sudo netstat ...
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Webmin can't start bind9: 'Unknown error'

Ubuntu version: 14.04.1 LTS x86_64 Bind version: 9.9.5 Webmin version: 1.780 For a while now, I'm trying to configure bind. First one as a slave to our current Windows DNS Servers which all works ...