Webmin is a web-based interface for system administration for Unix. Using any browser that supports tables and forms (and Java for the File Manager module), you can setup user accounts, Apache, DNS, file sharing and so on.
Webmin consists of a simple web server, and a number of CGI programs which directly update system files like /etc/inetd.conf and /etc/passwd. The web server and all CGI programs are written in Perl version 5, and use no non-standard Perl modules.
What's new in this version:
- Full IPv6 support in Webmin itself. Requests can now be accepted on IPv6 addresses, and all modules that make outgoing connections support IPv6. Also, many modules have been updated to allow servers to be configured to use IPv6, like Sendmail, SSHd and Squid.
- Webmin users and groups can now be stored in a MySQL, PostgreSQL or LDAP database, instead of local files. This includes all permissions, settings and module grants. This allows the user database to be much larger, an... See all new features »