Adding a Lightweight GUI and Webmin to Ubuntu Server
Oct 25, 2008, 00:04 (3 Talkback[s])
Re-Imagining Linux Platforms to Meet the Needs of Cloud Service Providers
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"It is possible to install the web based system
management tool without the GUI. This method will allow you to use
those tools locally on the server without using a separate computer
on the network.
"Tools to be installed are a lightweight window manager, a
method of locking the screen, web based system management software,
web browser and a light weight file manager.
"Installation of Fluxbox
"Fluxbox is a resource light window manager that will work well
for simple system administration. Tip: I get tired of typing 'sudo'
for every command, so we will remain as root, as the first command
shows. To install Fluxbox and the display manager perform the