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Technically Speaking: Installing Webmin on CentOs 5.

The above link will show you how to install webmin on centos 5.x.Dont forget to go to their website and choose the latest RPM for the install

What is Webmin?

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. Webmin removes the need to manually edit Unix configuration files like /etc/passwd, and lets you manage a system from the console or remotely. See the standard modules page for a list of all the functions built into Webmin, or check out the screenshots.


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How can I install the packages from the EPEL software repository?

There are repository rpm packages for RHEL4 and RHEL5 . The repository package installs the repo details on your local system for yum or up2date to use. Then you can install packages with your usual method, and the EPEL repository is included.

So for CentOS 5.3

rpm -Uvh http://download.fedora.redhat.com/pub/epel/5/i386/epel-release-5-3.noarch.rpm
yum install foo

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Error “There is not enough disk space” when installing SP3 | Windows Reference.

If you install windows xp in a Mac OS X bootcamp partion and can not install SP3, follow this link to see what registry key needs editing to fix your problem. This guy got like 1000 comments thanking him.


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