how can disable the ssl mode of webmin and virtualmin



Some time we may not have a valid SSL certificate with us. Then our webmin and virtualmin control panel will always display the security warning in the web browser. But webmin and virtualmin have its default ssl certificate. but it is not valid in the browsers.

Because of the invalid certificate the browser will make hevely delay for webmin and virtualmin. In order to avoid this we can disable the ssl mode of the webmin and virtualmin as described below.

  1. Open the webmin control panel as root user, by typing serverip:10000
  2. Go to the option others —File manager — etc — webmin — mini server.conf
  3. change the lin ssl=1 to ssl=0
  4. Save the file and exit.
  5. reboot the system
  6. Before trying without ssl mode in the browser please delete and clear all browsing data and cookies.

Now your webmin and virtualmin is ready to work without ssl mode.