How to install Webmin on CentOS 6.2

Webmin is a web-based interface for system administration for Linux/Unix. You can setup user accounts, Apache, DNS,DHCP, file sharing and much more by using any modern web browser.

Before installing the Webmin,disabled the SELinux:

Make SELINUX=disabled:

Restart the Server!!

First, we need to install the dependencies with this command:

sudo yum install perl

Also, install the wget:

sudo yum install wget

Now, we need to download the Webmin rpm package from Sourceforge (I download it  in my home directory):


Then just run the following command:

sudo rpm -U webmin-1.580-1.noarch.rpm

Webmin is installed now and you will be able to access it via a browser using, http://server-ip:10000. In my case it is,http://CentOS:10000.

Configure the iptables rule in order to allow access to the Webmin:

sudo iptables -I INPUT 4 -m state --state NEW -m tcp -p tcp --dport 10000 -j ACCEPT
sudo service iptables save

Now access Webmin via a browser using, http://server-ip:10000(In my case it is,http://CentOS:10000):

After login, Webmin main page will show you the summary of your server:

Hope this will help you!

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7 responses to “How to install Webmin on CentOS 6.2

  1. fernando November 22, 2012 at 8:24 pm

    a lot of thanks, you just make my life easier

  2. YET December 17, 2012 at 4:09 pm

    Merci beaucoup, le tuto est excellent et il marche à merveille!

  3. dof_tech February 5, 2013 at 4:40 am

    C’est parfait. Merci pour ton aide.
    Je suis un débutant et je suis super excité

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  5. josy October 4, 2013 at 12:11 pm

    thanks,,work perfectly well..

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