[ubuntu-uk] webmin

Dave Hanson dave at hansonforensics.co.uk
Tue Jun 21 13:18:33 UTC 2011


On Tue, Jun 21, 2011 at 2:13 PM, Dave Morley <davmor2 at davmor2.co.uk> wrote:

> On Tue, 2011-06-21 at 13:59 +0100, Dave Hanson wrote:
> > Hello Everyone,
> >
> >
> > It's me again!
> >
> >
> > I have just installed webmin on 11.04 server, but I'm having trouble
> > logging in. I'm guessing I need to set a password for root [sudo
> > passwd root] as that's the only solution I can find on the web - Are
> > there any security implications to doing that, I would have thought
> > so?
> >
> >
> > I only want to try it out really as I'm sure most things can be done
> > with a terminal, but if I like it I may keep it, that's why i'm
> > concerned.
> >
> > --
> > Best Regards,
> >
> >
> > Dave Hanson
> >
> >
>
> If you install the ubuntu webmin package from their site I think it
> abides by sudo it's just if you use the debian one that I think it
> causes issues I could be wrong though.
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Yes, I have the Debian one & there isn't a webmin user group.

I'll re-install and let you know if it runs okay with the version from their
site, I didn't even check their site - I just assumed that it wasn't fully
supported from what I read on the ubuntu docs pages.

Thanks

-- 
Best Regards,

Dave Hanson
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