Package Details: webmin 1.900-1

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Package Base: webmin
Description: A web-based administration interface for Unix systems
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Keywords: administration control cpanel panel
Licenses: custom:webmin
Submitter: ftschindler
Maintainer: amish
Last Packager: amish
Votes: 32
Popularity: 0.442586
First Submitted: 2015-09-13 12:47
Last Updated: 2018-11-27 15:24

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amish commented on 2017-05-02 04:34

There has been many changes to PKGBUILD. Lots of clean up and updates.

Please test and report if any issue.(version 1.831-7)

PS: We now also have usermin AUR package in case anyone is interested.

amish commented on 2017-04-29 06:14

Webmin now uses standard PAM authentication instead of copying crypt from shadow file. Hence makes it more secure and flexible.

Also restriction of access only from is removed. (Otherwise whole purpose of webmin is lost). Your firewall should have port 10000 closed anyway. Please configure your firewall if you want to allow access remotely.

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Excalibur commented on 2018-08-27 14:44

I installed webmin successfully on ESPRESSObin. All I need to do is add 'aarch64' to PKGBUILD and fix perl-encode-detect, which can be seen in my comment over there.

However I also have the same issue as @tjc where Authen::PAM is not found, except reinstalling perl-authen-pam doesn't help.

Turned out Authen/ is install on /home/alarm/perl5/lib/perl5/aarch64-linux-thread-multi/Authen/, which is not in @INC.

Before that package is fixed I have to use no_pam=1 and pam_only=0 in /etc/webmin/miniserv.conf.

tjc commented on 2018-08-26 18:49

This package only worked (Started) for me after I separately installed perl-authen-pam

Is this package missing that as a dependency?

amish commented on 2018-05-28 15:54

@mozzi32 - install perl-module-build package and try.

mozzi32 commented on 2018-05-28 13:38

Can not install Webmin

!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! at lib/Module/Build/ line 3565. make: *** [Makefile:77: install] Error 13 LEONT/Module-Build-0.4224.tar.gz /usr/bin/make install -- NOT OK Couldn't install Module::Build, giving up. ==> ERREUR : Une erreur s’est produite dans build(). Abandon...

noureddinex commented on 2018-04-09 04:55

I installed Webmin 1.881 from this same PKGBUILD after I just edited the pkgver and changed its sha256sum<br> It works good with me<br> please update the PKGBUILD.


e2950 commented on 2018-02-11 21:44

i have webmin 1.710 how do i use this to update to the newest one? still just starting to learn linux.

amish commented on 2017-06-28 09:34

@xer01ne - I replied to the arch forum thread that you posted

Update: Problem fixed, refer to thread for solution

xer01ne commented on 2017-06-28 08:40

I've installed the latest version of perl, pam and perl-authen-pam prior to installing webmin. When I try to start webmin, I get the following error about pam.

There is one other that seems to be having the same issue:

Jun 24 11:58:35 banshee systemd[1]: Starting Webmin...
Jun 24 11:58:35 banshee start[15588]: Starting Webmin server in /opt/webmin
Jun 24 11:58:35 banshee start[15588]: IPv6 support cannot be enabled without the Socket6 perl module
Jun 24 11:58:35 banshee start[15588]: PAM use is mandatory, but could not be enabled!
Jun 24 11:58:35 banshee systemd[1]: webmin.service: Main process exited, code=exited, status=1/FAILURE
Jun 24 11:58:35 banshee systemd[1]: Failed to start Webmin.
Jun 24 11:58:35 banshee systemd[1]: webmin.service: Unit entered failed state.
Jun 24 11:58:35 banshee systemd[1]: webmin.service: Failed with result 'exit-code'.

flash commented on 2017-06-07 10:22

Yes, that fixed the problem. Thanks again!

amish commented on 2017-06-07 07:18

Can you try rebuilding and reinstalling package perl-authen-pam? (with new perl)

May be new perl version is not compatible with older PAM module and hence requires recompiling?