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Developer(s) Jamie Cameron and the Webmin community.[1]
Initial release October 5, 1997 (version 0.1)
Stable release
1.840 / 8 May 2017
Repository github.com/webmin/webmin
Written in Perl
Operating system "The best supported systems at the moment are Solaris, Linux (Red Hat in particular) and FreeBSD"[2] and other supported OSes.
Available in English, Catalan 99%, German 96%, Dutch 92% partial translations
Type Control panel
License BSD-like licence
Website http://www.webmin.com/

Webmin is a web-based system configuration tool for OpenSolaris, Linux and other Unix-like systems. It can configure many operating system internals, such as users, disk quotas, services, configuration files, as well as modify and control many opensource applications, such as the Apache HTTP Server, PHP and MySQL.

Webmin is largely based on Perl, running as its own process and web server. It defaults to TCP port 10000 for communicating, and can be configured to use SSL if OpenSSL is installed with extra required Perl Modules.

References[change | change source]

  1. Introduction to Webmin. Official Webmin website. Accessed 11-Feb-2007.
  2. Supported Operating Systems. Official Webmin website. Accessed 11-Feb-2007.