Install Webmin on Ubuntu

For the latest version visit and amend the shortcut in step 2 to the relevant version.

Get logged into your server via SSH and use the following 3 commands:
Step 1:

cd /usr/src

Step 2:


Step 3:

rpm -i webmin-1.500-1.noarch.deb

This will install Webmin to  https://youripaddressordomain:10000

You may need to do the following steps if not successful:

Run the following as some modules may not be installed:

sudo apt-get install perl libnet-ssleay-perl openssl libauthen-pam-perl libpam-runtime libio-pty-perl libmd5-perl

If you get errors about it not finding these packages, then enable the universe repositories:

sudo vi /etc/apt/sources.list

remove the # from the universe and multiverse lines and save.

Then update the repository settings:

sudo apt-get update

Run the following to unpack & install:

sudo dpkg -i webmin_1.500_all.deb

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