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Old 06-06-2004, 11:45 AM   #1
hamish
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Webmin: connection refused!


Hey

I have Webmin on my Gentoo server, but can't access it from my desktop. I have verified that webmin is running. The IP of my server is: 172.24.15.229

When I try and connect to it using my browser, I am told that the connection has been refused by 172.24.15.229:1000.

I have tried both http://172.24.15.229:1000 and https://172.24.15.229:1000.

I have also added the line:

webmin: 172.24.15.228 #desktop IP

to /etc/hosts.allow

Also, I have tried accessing 172.24.15.229:1000 from the server itself, but I'm also told that the connection has been refused.

Does nayone have any suggestions? I remember setting up webmin before on Suse and it was easy. Is there a config file which I have to change?

Thanks
Hamish
 
Old 06-06-2004, 11:52 AM   #2
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I think webmin runs on port 10000 not 1000 - try:
http://172.24.15.229:10000

If that doesn't work then take a look at your firewall rules:
iptables -L

Also check that webmin is listening on all IPs:
netstat -nlp
 
Old 06-06-2004, 11:58 AM   #3
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Hey!

Thank you very much! I can't believe I missed out a zero!

Cheers.
Hamish
 
  


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