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Where is the webmin port number stored?

I made a typo when changing webmin's port number; now, I don't know what it is. How can I change it?
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Virtualmin & git integration

I've installed virtualmin on my VPS to manage my websites. It's working perfect and as expected nearly a year now. Recently I wanted to add some features to one of my sites, and I need git ...
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Delete emails after x days in webmin

Is it possible to set Webmin/Usermin to auto delete emails older than x days? how? In thunderbird client i have different accounts but i cannot see the option for auto deleting emails when i'm into ...
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Migrate to exim from postfix

Is there any quick way to migrate from postfix to exim? If there is anything that can help me to retain the existing webmin configuration for user accounts etc and continue running exim would be a ...
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Installing an SSL Certificate on Ubuntu

I'm running Ubuntu 10.10 Server with LAMP and Webmin configured. I have a name-based virtual host "mydomain.com" that is running fine and accepts connections via http:// or on port 80. I want to ...
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How to setup GoDaddy SSL on Ubuntu (with Webmin)?

I use Webmin to manage an Ubuntu 10.10 server and have a VirtualHost setup (and working) for http://mydomain.com. If I want to install an SSL certificate from a CA like GoDaddy (already generated a ...
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Webmin Monitoring - Sendmail and postfix

I have Webmin currently installed to help manage my CentOS server and I have configued it to send email alerts for different things, backups, service failures etc. However not one email is arriving in ...
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what to do to start evolution mail clients

I have configured my router (192.168.1.2) to serve only one machine with IP 192.168.1.6 and set up a SQUID proxy on 192.168.1.6. I have defined some rules (ACL) regarding connections to internet on ...
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Squid Proxy Server help

I followed the guide at http://doxfer.webmin.com/Webmin/SquidProxyServer and I am trying to set up a Squid proxy server, but I get the follow error when I try and connect through the proxy: ERROR ...
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Permissions to use for Wordpress on Ubuntu with Webmin

What are the best permissions for a Wordpess install on Ubuntu managed by Webmin? Currently, root owns all the files and all of the files are also set to the root group. I'm using the virtual server ...
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What is a good alternative to webmin for dedicated server management?

I'm using an extra computer I have as a dedicated server, and I'm trying to figure out a few things. First of all, which distribution of linux would you recommend? I love ubuntu, but I'd like to see ...
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iptables is blocking ping and dns

Im a noob at iptables, and have recently setup a new server ans used webmin to tell iptables to allow incomming port 80, 443, and 22. However with iptables enabled the server can no longer ping ...
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Set Up SQUID proxy,but unable to authenticate

I am trying to set up proxy,but its not configuring properly. I have set my 'Squid.conf' file.I am trying to block 'yahoo' on my nearest machin with IP-address - 192.168.1.58. But though I able to see ...
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Squid and Webmin - the 'all' acl

In older versions of versions of squid, you had to define an acl 'all'. acl all src 0.0.0.0/0.0.0.0 You use this for http_access allow all http_access deny all etc. In Squid 3.0 and above, the ...
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Linux - How to completely clean up a software installation

I am running under Debian and I have recently upgraded to Squeeze. Since then, I am having so much problems with Webmin. So I have decided to remove it using: apt-get remove webmin And then I ...
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What's required to configure Ubuntu to use a specific DNS server?

I've setup two Amazon EC2 instances, both running Ubuntu Server. One is configured as a DNS server running bind9, which will be used to allow EC2 instances to communicate with each other based on ...
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Postfix: relay access denied

I never got my SMTP service working, now i'm ready to try again. The server is a FreeBSD 8.1-RELEASE-p1, postfix was installed as part of the Webmin/Virtualmin install.sh I have read Postfix Virtual ...
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Is there a way to batch create DNS slave zones on a new slave DNS server?

I currently have a DNS server which is serving as a master DNS server for a number of our domains. I want to set up a brand new secondary DNS server. Is there any way I can automatically have BIND on ...
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How do you access usermin

I have recently setup a web server with webmin, virtualmin and usermin on CentOS to host some websites and email, however I am unable to access usermin. I can access webmin from www.foobar.com:10000 ...
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How to setup domain name for webmin access

I want to access webmin through domain name like webmin.example.com instead of 127.0.0.1:10000. How i can achieve this using apache virtual hosting?
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Can't get DHCPd to assign IPs to unknown clients

I'm using Webmin to admin our DHCPd server. But I'm having a hard time getting it to assign IP addresses to unknown clients. The only way I can get it to assign an IP is to make sure a host is added ...
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reinstall PHP as apache module

sorry for the newbie question, I am not a sys admin by any means. I recently set up a VPS with webmin/virtualmin. Our CMS of choice says that PHP needs to be run as an Apache module in order to run. ...
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Configuring linux server firewall to allow access from a certain range of IP addresses

I'm new to linux server. I'm currently trying to get an Ubuntu 10.10 server up and running for the first time and I'm using Webmin for administration. I'm stuck on the setting up the firewall. What I ...
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configuring linux server firewall to allow access on a certain range of IP addresses

I'm not sure if this is the right place to ask this but I'm currently trying to get an Ubuntu 10.10 server up and running for the first time and I'm using Webmin for administration. I'm stuck on the ...
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How to install ssl running Apache2 Ubuntu Webmin

I have ssl installed for webmin fine. if I go to my domain:webminsport it works great. However is if I go to https://mydomain.com ssl doesn't work because it needs to be configured with apache. I've ...
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Server memory constantly usage at 91%, but the website is still in staging (cpu 0%)

I have my server on VE MediaTemple, adn as i can see from their admin panel, my memory usage is always about 91%..it is strange because the only wbesite resident on that server is on staging mode and ...
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How to get rid of webmin environment variables in PHP

I installed lighttpd with fast-cgi. Then I installed webmin. It appears webmin has taken over the lighttpd install and changed the PHP configuration to add a bunch of their own environment variables ...
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How do I edit the HTML output of Webmin?

As asked in this Stack Overflow question, Webmin keeps returning a blank page, due to some errors with the frameset code. I know what I need to do to fix it... but I have no idea where the HTML is ...
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Postfix can't receive mail, Relay access denied

I'm currently having some troubles, i have recently setup a server with FreeBSD and Virtualmin/Webmin. I have somehow changed something yesterday, while trying to get the SMTP to work. But now the ...
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Download FreeBSD print system

Where can I get to download FreeBSD print system? I have webmin installed on mac os x 10.6.4 and when i want to setup printer administration i get this error The spool directory /var/spool/lpd does ...
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Virtualmin virtual server not automatically creating DNS records and Apache virtual host

I am having some troubles with Virtualmin and Webmin. Until recently if I added a virtual server or any kind of server, Virtualmin would configure all my DNS settings and Apache settings ...
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No longer receiving mails/able to send mails

I am unable to receive new mails (the connection between the client and the server runs fine, but the server is not getting new mails) I'm also unable to send new mails. I was setting up bandwith ...
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FreeBSD: usernames longer than 16 chars

Can someone give me the complete process to change FreeBSD from a 16 char max to 64 char max on unsername length? Essentially this is to add some support for Virtualmin/Webmin. Inspired from ...
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bulk modify bind9 records (webmin)

I have a debian lenny server using webmin to manager bind 9 dns server. I need to change the A records for 50 domains. Is there a way to do in bulk mode without modify each domain ?
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Problems with reverse DNS pointing to unknown hostname

I am trying to create nameservers in my new OpenVZ VPS. It is a box running debian and I have installed webmin. When I check if the primary nameserver is working I get the following message: ...
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Webmin email manager, what am I missing?

the question might sound trivial for whoever of you guys is able to install and manage a server on his own. For the rest of us who are not able to do anything (almost anything) without cPanel/WHM, I ...
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Restricting Internet access for Windows users using Ubuntu Server + Webmin

I want to restrict the Internet usage for a couple of Windows users on a network. The Server is a Ubuntu 10.04 Server running Webmin - all Windows users are setup as users on the Ubuntu server to ...
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Port based virtual hosts in CentOS 5.5 / Webmin

I am trying to setup virtual hosts in the respect that everything is in the /var/www/html/ root folder however, I am trying to setup folders within that and then setup port related url's. myserverip ...
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How much overhead will webmin/virtualmin add to my centos5 drupal webserver?

I would like the site to be as fast as possible, are these programs worth installing? How much overhead will they add to my server and how, if at all, will it effect page load times? Thanks!
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Unable to get Webmin or Vboxdrv to auto start on boot

Ever since installing Ubuntu 10.04 I've had issues getting things to auto-start. I have installed webmin and VirtualBox but every time I reboot I have to manually run: sudo /etc/init.d/webmin start ...
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Configuring Mail Relay

I'm running Ubuntu Server 9.10 with Postfix and Webmin. I have created virtual hosts for 3 domains following this serverfault.com answer. But the mail isn't relaying out to the world. I have 3 ...
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Hide Parent Directories During FTP Login on Linux

I'm using Ubuntu Server 9.10 with ProFTP and Webmin. I have things set up such that when the FTP user logs in, the user goes to /var/www/[domain]. The trouble is that I don't want them to see the ...
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How Do I Configure ProFTP for Website Update?

I am running Ubuntu Server 9.10 with ProFTPD, and I also have Webmin. I have DNS setup for 3 domains, mail setup for 3 domains, as well as Apache2 setup for those domains. They work great. Now I ...
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How Do I Install a Webmin Module?

I found that my Webmin doesn't come with the vsftpd module to configure vsftpd. I found on their site that that they have a download tarball. I downloaded it, but don't know what the proper steps are ...
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How can I limit the login times in linux for certain users?

How can I limit the login times in linux for certain users? For example I have to a user that only needs to be enabled from 8am till 5pm? Is there a way of automating this. My environment is a Centos ...
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How do I make webmin secure?

I want to install webmin to make server administration tasks on my Ubuntu 10.4 server easier. However I'm very nervious about having that kind of power accessable over the web. So I want to know how ...
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unable to install mysql completely on debian 5.0

its been a couple of days that I'm trying to install mysql on my vps which has debian 5.0 with 256mb ram. I've installed webmin also. here is the symptoms : after installing mysql using either webmin ...
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Better way to stop/start Webmin and SSH

it would be a good idea to not have webmin running all the time... just start it via ssh when I need it... so, I just stop webmin,and leaving SSH always running... when I need to access webmin, I ...
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Is Webmin safe? I can see file codes in Chrome browser without login

When I'm in File Manager of Webmin, I can double click and see the codes of the files in a new tab in Firefox with its specific URL. But when I remove ?rand=xxxx... after the file.php and paste the ...
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How to create ftp server on Webmin?

firstly, i'm new at vps hosting so i'm not that good at SSH and so on, So i have a vps running centOS 5.4 x64 LAMP ( linux,apache,mysql,php) and i'm really confused because i can't find FTP management ...