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Old 03-27-2009, 04:24 PM
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Looking for a Control Panel - Free - Supports Multiple Servers


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I am looking for a Control Panel, which is free, and supports multiple servers somewhat like HSphere does, or Helm. I was planning on doing everything manually, however, the customer who needs this uses cPanel for setting up email, password protected directories and just a few more simple things. Reason I am looking for something free is I handle most of the administration through the shell. No need for a control panel but he would like something. I was thinking of something like webmin but I am not sure if it will handle mail on one server and web on another.

Should add, I am testing this in a virtual environment before bringing it live.


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Old 03-27-2009, 07:28 PM
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WebMin will be able to do what you have listed, may not be the best Control Panel but it isn't bad for open source/free.

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Old 03-28-2009, 06:31 AM
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Yes, go to "virtualmin.com" and check it out. It's the control panel version of webmin. They offer a free open-source version.

It is definately not designed for non-technical users, but it is free to use.. and does work.

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Old 03-28-2009, 09:52 AM
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Yeah.. only webmin is free control panel for server

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Old 03-29-2009, 12:01 PM
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Kinda figured that is what I would have to do... Thanks

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Old 03-29-2009, 07:06 PM
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Lxadmin is great lxlabs.com its free for the first 40 domains and 10 servers after that you need to pay 3$ a month

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Old 03-31-2009, 08:37 AM
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try webmin

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Old 03-31-2009, 12:03 PM
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Yup, try webmin or lxadmin. Although they are not easy to use.

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Old 04-01-2009, 09:19 AM
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lxadmin is the closest you can get to something a little user friendly, also check out dtc panel.

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Old 05-04-2010, 06:01 AM
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Devexpress is pretty reasonably priced. What are you developing that can't merit the $219 for their XtraBars suite of controls but requires such advanced functionality?

I'm a DevExpress developer and have their full subscription license. I love it. You'll never find a free anything with this level of documentation, support and feature depth.

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Old 05-06-2010, 12:38 AM
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If you are stick with freeware then I would suggest webmin.

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Old 05-06-2010, 03:58 AM
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Yeah.. only webmin is free control panel for server
IS THAT A JOKE ??? Man, there's more than half a dozen of solutions that are better than webmin for doing web hosting, and all of them are fully open source and free...

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Old 05-07-2010, 02:07 AM
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HCNix is another good choice.See this link for details:
http://hostingcontroller.com/english...ng-Panel.html#

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Old 05-07-2010, 11:54 PM
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Old 05-08-2010, 06:09 AM
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HCNix is another good choice.See this link for details:
http://hostingcontroller.com/english...ng-Panel.html#
Yeah I agree, HCNix is specially targeted to work in clustering environment for linux servers.

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