Install Cockpit on Debian 9

In this tutorial, we will guide you through the steps of installing Cockpit on a Debian 9 VPS as well as configure the Apache web server as a reverse proxy, that way you can access Cockpit with your domain name.

Cockpit is a free and open-source lightweight and powerful remote manager for GNU/Linux servers. Cockpit allows you to easily and quickly manage and administer your Linux servers through an intuitive web interface – it even allows you to use the server’s command line inside of the browser itself! Let’s begin with the installation.