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[Discuss] webmin

On Thu, Jan 24, 2013 at 1:08 PM, Mark Woodward <markw at> wrote:

> I am setting up a server for a fairly technical guy, not a admin level
> guy, but a smart kid that can do/figure out most tasks, and I also trust
> that he has the temperament to recognize and call me before he does
> anything *bad*. Generally speaking, of course.
> The webmin package seems to be a very powerful admin package and I've
> noticed similarities between it and the D-Link NAS I have.
> My question for the group....
> Has anyone used it? Are there better options? How's the security? General
> opinions?

A long time ago when I was first learning linux it was the best thing, but
if I ever encountered a linux admin now that was using it I wouldn't let
them touch any of my boxes.


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