Install GUI in Ubuntu Server

May 8, 2009 · Server · Email This Post Share48

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We have already discussed how to install ubuntu 9.04 LAMP server .If you are a new user and not familiar with command prompt you can install GUI for your ubuntu LAMP server using the 2 options

1) Install desktop Environment 2) Install Webmin 1) Install desktop Environment First you nee to make sure you have enabled Universe and multiverse repositories in /etc/apt/sources.list file once you have enable you need to use the following command to install GUI sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install ubuntu-desktop The above command will install GNOME desktop If you wan to install a graphical desktop manager without some of the desktop addons like Evolution and OpenOffice, but continue to use the server flavor kernel use the following command sudo aptitude install --no-install-recommends ubuntu-desktop If you want to install light weight desktop install xfce using the following command sudo apt-get install xubuntu-desktop If you want to install KDE desktop use the following command sudo apt-get install kubuntu-desktop 2) Install Webmin in Ubuntu Webmin is a web-based interface for system administration for Unix. Using any modern web browser, you can setup user accounts, Apache, DNS, file sharing and much more.

470_all.sourceforge. edit the /etc/apt/sources. with the commands : cd /root wget http://www. and lets you manage a system from the console or remotely.FTp servers and many more. Using the Webmin APT repository If you like to install and update Webmin via APT.Webmin removes the need to manually edit Unix configuration files like /etc/passwd.470_all.list add the line deb http://download.470_all.com/download/repository sarge contrib Save and exit the file You should also fetch and install my GPG key with which the repository is signed.mysql.04 Preparing your system First you need to install the following packages sudo aptitude install perl libnet-ssleay-perl openssl libauthen-pam-perl libpam-runtime libio-pty-perl libmd5-perl Now download the latest webmin using the following command or from here wget http://prdownloads.asc You will now be able to install with the commands sudo apt-get update sudo apt-get install webmin All dependencies should be resolved automatically.deb package install this package using the following command sudo dpkg -i webmin_1.deb Now we have webmin_1.webmin.webmin.com/jcameron-key.asc sudo apt-key add jcameron-key.deb This will complete the installation. .Now we will see how to install webmin in Ubuntu 9.net/webadmin/webmin_1.list file on your system sudo vi /etc/apt/sources.This tutorial will explain how to Install Webmin in Ubuntu Jaunty You can install webmin for your server web interface to configure apache2.Currently There is no Webmin package in the Ubuntu repositories.

Mysql server yo need to click on Servers u on your lefthand side you should many servers are ready to configure This is very Easy to configure most of the servers and Enjoy your new Ubuntu Jaunty LAM Server. Now you need to open your web browser and enter the following https://your-server-ip: / Now you should see similar to the following Screen After login if you want to configure Apache.Ubuntu in parti ular don¶t allow logins by t root user by default However. t e user created at system installation time can use sudo to switch to root Webmin will allow any user who has this sudo capability to login with full root privileges.04 LTS (Lucid)  :HEPLQLQVWDOOHGRQ8EXQWX/76/XFLG   :HEPLQRQ8EXQWX/766HUYHU DND/XFLG. Installing Webmin on Ubuntu Server 10.

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