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Webmin is a web-based system configuration tool for Unix-like systems.

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webmin - how to connect multiple apache instances on the machine?

I have multiple Apache servers on the machine and would like to manage them via Webmin, but cannot find the way. Perhaps, there is a module or some tricks? Running under Ubuntu 22.04 Thanks.
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Webmin terminating turn service

I have a painstakingly correctly configured TURN server set-up on Ubuntu 20.04 server with Webmin/Virtualmin running. The problem is that webmin is seemingly issuing random kill -15 command to the ...
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Why is my mailfilter receiving emails for some users, but not for others, when all are included as recipients to the same message?

Forgive me for being light on details, I just want to see if anyone recognises this kind of issue and can provide a likely cause. An outlook user of my exchange server has stated that a subscription ...
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Webmin Emails In Trash SPF=none & DKIM=permerror

I have webmin installed on my server, along with virtualmin. While Virtualmin emails are correctly authenticated with configured SPF and DKIM settings.... All of my emails from webmin and/or root ...
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Couldn't add PHP 7.4 to Webmin/Virtualmin

I followed this tutorial which actually referred to this but after I did the installation for my CentOS 7 and went to System Settings -> Re-Check Config at VirtualMin, I see the same PHP versions I ...
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How can i correctly setup a local DNS server with BIND?

i setup a DNS server via Docker on my OMV NAS. NAS has static IP: 192.168.0.10 (DNS is reachable via Webmin) NAS runs BIND-Dns with Webmin in Docker listening on IP: 192.168.0.10:53 In my router i ...
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Not receiving emails (no bounced errors) but can send out emails - Postfix, Dovecot, Webmin/Virtualmin

I'm using CentOS with Postfix, Dovecot, Webmin/Virtualmin. I can't seem to receive emails for all addresses for one of our virtual servers configured via Webmin/Virtualmin. But I can send out (and it ...
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Is it safe to save root login/password for Webmin in browser?

Is it safe to save root login/password for Webmin in browser? I mean the autosave login feature in most browsers. I'm using Chrome on my own PC.
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how to allow a web page not to use https in apache

I am currently using CentOS7. I have configured apache2 to use SSL and everything works perfectly, the problem is that I need a directory that contains a web page that does not use SSL (http). I ...
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Fail to install squid on Raspbian

I try to install squid proxy on Raspbian, from Webmin but, after installed successfully, can't configure the module to start using it. The command squid was not found on your system. Maybe it is not ...
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How to give phpmyadmin privileges to create databases?

How do I grant phpymadmin privileges to create databases?
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subdomain of subdomain not resolving

I have a example.com domain which points to a server, and also I have created a subdomain with A Record for it like sub.example.com to point it to another server. Now I want to manage all subdomains ...
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Where is virtualmin default used ssl located?

I am trying to install SSL on a virtual server, that uses Virtualmin/Webmin. Tutorials say that SSL needs to be enabled before uploading your certificate, but when trying to enable SSL an error is ...
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How can changing the Hostname with Webmin Networking Configuration break a VPS network connection

I have a VPS with Contabo and Ubuntu 18.04 installed. I tried to change the hostname to server.mydomain.com by using the Network Configuration. I navigated to Network Configuration/Hostname and DNS ...
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Why can not I connect to Webmin on my AWS centOS server? [closed]

I have a centOS server on AWS and I can not connect to Webmin. I followed the installation steps that (shows this page), but when I click on the link that is generated after completing the ...
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Failed to create virtual server: A virtual server with the same name and port already exists - but this is not visible

(I have spent much time Googling and searching the Internet - including this forum - to no avail. After trying to create a new vhost in webadmin I get back following: Failed to create virtual ...
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Apache not starting via Webmin but works via apachectl in the terminal

I am having issues with Apache and Webmin. Whenever I try to start the Apache server through Webmin it throws an error: Error thrown when pressing start button I am using an AWS EC2 using their ...
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Use NGINX to proxy webmin in /admin

I am setting up an NGINX to be a WAF (Web Application Firewall). NGINX reverse proxy is working fine for https://hostname/, but I would like to make https://hostname/admin to be proxied into a Webmin ...
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Why Virtualmin refuses to change the PHP version?

Ok, after an AWS upgrade, my PHP version abruptly changed from 7.1.8. to 5.4.16. Previously I was using 7.1.8. To chg back the PHP version to 7.1.8, i tried this. Under Virtualmin -> Server ...
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installing webmin on an existing bind server

I want to use webmin to allow some less experienced administrators to easily create A records if they are needed. Will installing webmin with the DNS module affect the operation of my currently ...
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How to protect webmin via .htpasswd?

Originally asked this here but I think it was the wrong site. I have got webmin installed on my Ubuntu. What would be the best way of adding an additional password layer like via .htpasswd file? So ...
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Package: "xorgxrdp" install failed! [Webmin]

What should I do to fix this on Webmin (web-based system configuration tool for Linux)? Resolving Dependencies --> Running transaction check ---> Package xorgxrdp.x8664 0:0.2.6-1.el7 will be ...
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Bind DNS serverdo not answer domain name

I setup my bind server but I can't access my web server using my domain name. does anybody knows What can be wrong? My server can connect by IP but can not connect by domain name. I tried to turn off ...
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how can I prevent a redirect to localhost - ubuntu 17.04

I am in the process of setting up a Ubuntu Server (17.04) with Webmin and Wordpress. The ip address to the server is 192.168.0.2. Browsing to the address http://192.168.0.2/ will evoke a redirect to ...
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Can I View Webmin executed commands?

I find webmin a good source of learning new methods of doing things in Linux if we were able to view the executed commands behind any combinations done in the GUI, can we somehow view the executed ...
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Adding ssh keys for user on webmin interface?

I'd like to set ssh key on webmin. I already have keys to use for many servers. Normally in CLI, I just paste my id_rsa.pub to server server:/whitebear/.ssh/ Where can I set this on webmin ...
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How Can I use dual drive dedicated server as RAID1 array?

I am sort of newbie to linux, using hit & trial method to learn something new Anyways I have just aquired dual drive (250GB each) Pre-Configured dedicated server which was installed using the ...
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Apache2 + fcgid + virtualmin - Slow website

I have 2 webservers running with Virtualmin, webmin. My problem is I have moved a website from one server to another with Virtualmin's backup restore feature. After 1-2 days the moved website as I ...
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Remote gateway management page access

I know that the quickest way to remote access a gateway is to open a port and using the external IP address, but this can result in a security issue, because anyone that can scan the port can easly ...
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Firefox reports SEC_ERROR_CA_CERT_INVALID after changing web site certificate

I have a server running on my internal network. For SSL support, I have set up an internal CA (using OpenSSL) and issued a certificate for the server. The certificate chain is as follows: Example ...
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How to set certify the Webmin panel with Let's Encrypt

Getting SSL certificates for virtual servers on Webmin is easy with Let's Encrypt. But how do you setup automatic SSL renewal for Webmin itself using Let's Encrypt?
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How to test if you can access your webserver from a public IP

My webserver running with Webmin/Virtualmin seems to be inaccessible from outside my LAN through it's public IP. How do I go around debugging and testing what's wrong and why I can't connect? I setup ...
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Cannot connect even though ports are open

On my TurnKey Linux I have a number of programs running. When I access it using another computer I can see website working, I can connect using SSH. But Webmin (port 12321), MySql (3306) and others ...
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Webmin -> Virtualmin -- How to access FTP?

I'm trying to access FTP using WinSCP. I made an FTP user for an specific virtual server. I tried many combinations of session details but none of them work. I also can't find a clear guide/...
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Webmin -> Virtualmin -> Let's Encrypt -- Getting error about e-mail when registering SSL

I am using Ubuntu 16.04 -> LAMP -> Webmin 1.810 -> Virtualmin 5.04 -> Let's Encrypt(Certbot) to handle SSL certificates and the CA certification gets pushed through resulting in precious green ...
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Cant acces webmin outside the virtual machine running it (VirtualBox -> Ubuntu-Server 16.04 -> LAMP -> Webmin)

I have setup a virtual machine running Ubuntu 16.04 with virtualbox. I then installed LAMP and Webmin. On the virtual machine i can access http://localhost:10000 & http://1.0.2.15:00000 & http:...
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Ubuntu server running Apache and Webmin is directing http://[ip] to Webmin

I have a server on AWS running the latest Ubuntu 16.04, Apache and Webmin. This is a hobby only server, so security is not a concern. I have two virtual servers configured in Apache - hobbysite....
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OpenVPN specific configuration

I have a CentOS 6 w/ virtualmin installation, and recently added the openvnp webmin module. I want to create a VPN server with it, and then connect to it using a dd-wrt openvpn client. The problem is ...
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Can't receive external email in virtualmin

I have installed postfix and dovecot and webmin + virtualmin on my ubuntu server to run a mail server I followed virtualmin tutorial how to set it up. but now I can send outgoing mails but I can't ...
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Cron Error : chdir failed (/usr/share/httpd): - Using Nginx

(CRON) ERROR chdir failed (/usr/share/httpd): No such file or directory I checked the log and found the following error. Why does cron tries to change the directory? I am not using httpd. I am using ...
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Trouble at Setting Up Webserver

I decided to use a Raspberry Pi (with Raspbian) as a home webserver and NAS. I have installed on it Apache, Owncloud and Samba (for an easier approach for accessing files inside home). I also ...
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How can I supervise processes in webmin much like supervisord?

Currently I’m using Laravel Forge hosting to manage my server, but for $10 a month just to auto deploy my git repo and sometimes disable supervisord is a bit overkill. Now I can miss the auto deploy ...
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port forward from wan to lan

How to create rule to forward all incoming 80 -port traffic from public IP address to another server in the LAN via Ubuntu linux firewall (using webmin). Server have two IP addresses public and ...
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Virtualmin cPanel backup migration failed

I tried to migrate a cPanel backup into Virtualmin, but it gave me an error saying that I needed a password. Yet, it did not prompt me for a password. This is all it said: Validating migration file .....
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What limitations does Webmin/Virtualmin have as opposed to cPanel/WHM?

I am using Virtualmin, and I would like to do everything possible in the beginning to make sure I can do all the same things as I could do with cPanel. It would create problems if down the road I ...
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Limiting messages in Centos log file

I have a Centos 6.4 server. I wish to view httpd and PHP errors in /var/log/messages. The log shows a bunch of kernel messages which I don't want to view. How can I either configure syslog to not ...
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MySQL don't start (ubuntu): [ERROR] /usr/sbin/mysqld: unknown option '--skip-locking'

I can't start MYSQL. I changed a parameter in WEBMIN in the main mysql configuration: SKIP LOCKING OF TABLE FILES?... the original value was "NO", and I changed to "YES" This is the LOG file: ...
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How to execute a script from a browser that is on a private server?

I am extremely new to Linux / Unix as a whole, so I apologize in advance for any ignorance that may be perceived by this question. I am trying to execute a script to set up a control panel from the ...
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Webmin: New Virtualhost Apache configuration is incorrect, how to fix?

Whenever I create a new site on one one of my servers which runs Apache 2.4, after visiting the URL, I'm being redirected ot the default website on that server. When I look in the config file, I see ...
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How to get webmin working in Server 2008(X64)

I have installed webmin in server 2008(howto) plus its dependencies activeperl(howto) under VirtualBox, but I can not get it to work. That is what I did so far: As per the activeperl(howto) I briefly ...
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