DirectAdmin is a web hosting control panel providing a graphical interface and automation tools to simplify server and account management. Features include: E-mail, FTP, DNS and web management, Statistics, Apache configuration, User and reseller management and more.
Before you install DirectAdmin, make sure you have a fresh installation of Debian 6 (squeeze), either 32 or 64 bit. This tutorial is only tested on squeeze but it should also work on Debian 4 and 5. Continue reading
Webmin is a web-based system configuration tool. With Webmin it’s easy to configure operating system internals, such as users, disk quotas, services or configuration files, as well as modify and control open source apps, such as the Apache HTTP Server, PHP or MySQL.
1. Install required dependencies
apt-get install apt-show-versions libapt-pkg-perl libauthen-pam-perl libio-pty-perl libnet-ssleay-perl
EHCP is a powerful, yet easy to install control panel that allows the user to manage services such as Web, FTP, Database and DNS servers.
The install script handles the installation and configuration of the required services. I recommend starting with a clean Debian system to avoid conflicts.
1. Download required EHCP files
wget http://www.ehcp.net/download Continue reading