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Webmin Administrator's Cookbook by Michał Karzyński

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Connecting to Webmin

The only client software you need to start using Webmin is a web browser. You can connect to Webmin using your server's IP address or domain name. Webmin allows you to change which IP address, port, or domain name it will use for connections.

Getting ready

The first step is to check the IP address of your server. One way to do it is to run the /sbin/ifconfig command. It will give you lots of information about network interfaces configured on your system, including the IP number for each one under the heading inet addr. You will have at least two network interfaces on your system. One will be called lo or lo0, this is the local loopback interface that is used only for connections originating from the same machine. This will have ...

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