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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 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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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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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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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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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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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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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 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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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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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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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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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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Web services configured using webmin won't work after system reboot [closed]

This is for a school project. I need to configure a simple server that provides DNS, HTTP, FTP and DHCP. Since I don't like tinkering with the config text files, I decided to use webmin instead. ...
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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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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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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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How do I map webmin users to system users? Can webmin user use as a linux user?

How do I convert the webmin user(for example, admin) to linux user, with entries in /etc/passwd or /etc/shadow? I am trying to map webmin users to linux users for login. Webmin user has same access ...
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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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I have lost the visual Cron manager from webmin

I don't know if this was an effect of the shellshock attack which my server was victim to (or another attack that worked) but it basically enabled the hacker to overwrite my SSH config file when the ...
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A question about Webmin.ver 1.720

I'm using webmin to connect to Ubuntu server 14.04 - without any problems. Though there is one issue on the webmin System Information screen reporting - Drive temperatures sda: 27℃ (392 errors!) I'm ...
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Webmin file manger is not working

I am trying to install File Manager when I select it on screen it is showing 'This pulg-in is not supported ' I am using ubuntu 14.04.1 and webmin version 1.710
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Iptables troubles

I used webwin for iptables management and reset the firewall over webmin (to clear out all the old stuff). I also disabled the feature Activate at book. After that I installed iptables-persistent for ...
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can't install webmin on ubuntu server

I have an Ubuntu server installed and I want to install webmin on it but I can't. I have tried everything but reached no solution. I also set this deb http://download.webmin.com/download/repository ...
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Webmin on vagrant and ubuntu environment page not found

Hi I've installed webmin using a vagrant and ubuntu setup, I'm using laravel too and I've installed webmin on my ubuntu vm machine and at the end of the installation it says it is available at this ...
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Limit FTP users to home directory on webmin

I'm Using ProFTP on webmin, Ubuntu 14.04. I need to make FTP accounts for clients, who are limited to just a specified folder with no other access to the server. I would prefer if it was secure. I ...
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Trying to keep users in their home directory

I have created a user; brandon. I am trying to keep 'brandon' in his home directory ("/home/brandon/*"), I would like him to be able to edit/delete/create folder and files, but I don't want him to go ...
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Problem with webmin (DNS)

I setup slave DNS server for my master, I configured everything, all domains was transfered to the slave server, I can add new domain, edit existing domain, but in the logs I've got problems. There ...
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Virtualmin/Webmin on Ubuntu MYSQL server root user doesn't work anymore

I was trying to make some configuration from Webmin on my server and suddenly I don't know what I've done but I receive the following error: The full MySQL error message was : DBI connect failed : ...
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apache mod_jk not working

I installed the jk module for apache2 and it is enabled (I checked in webmin). I edited my virtual host configuration file and added this line: JKMount /myweb worker1 workers.properties: ...
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Unable to configure virtualhosts in ubuntu+apache+webmin

I am not able to create any virtual srevers in fresh webmin + apache installation. Getting the below errors when I try to add a domain : Failed to create virtual server : The new virtual server was ...
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Ubuntu Server 12.04 - webmin & OpenVPN have both stopped accepting connections

I work for a small company that has an off-site Windows 2012 server which hosts two other virtual servers via VirtualBox; one of these is an Ubuntu 12.04 server which runs OpenVPN. The set-up was ...
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can't login to ubuntu server after create cron and change samba log

Please help! Yesterday, i create a cron which copy file to a thumb drive every 6 pm, and after that, i modified /etc/rsyslog.d/50-default.conf and smb.conf to change logging method for samba and ...