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Debian 7: System Administration Best Practices by Rich Pinkall Pollei

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Webmin

Many administrators will never have to administer a cluster, and many won't be responsible for a large number of systems requiring central backup solutions. However, even administering a single system using command line tools and text editors can be a chore. Even clusters sometimes require administrative tasks on individual systems. Fortunately, there is an application that can ease many administrative tasks, is easy to use, and can handle many aspects of Linux administration. It is called Webmin.

Up until Debian Sarge, Webmin was a part of Debian distributions. However, the Debian developer in charge of packaging it had difficulty keeping up with the frequent releases, and it was eventually dropped from Debian. However, the upstream Webmin ...

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