AWStats logfile analyzer 6.7 Documentation


AWStats Webmin module

This page is designed to help users of the 'Webmin' administration tool ( to manage their AWStats config/tools. If you don't use it, you don't need to read what is described here.

Adding the AWStats Webmin module to Webmin interface

  • Run Webmin, go to "Webmin Configuration".
  • Click on "Webmin Modules".
  • Enter in the "Install module", the path of the awstats-x.x.wbm file (this file is provided with AWStats in tools/webmin directory or can be downloaded separately from AWStats web site) and click "Install module".
    After that a new entry "AWStats LogFile Analysis" should appear in your Webmin menu.

    Setup of the AWStats Webmin module

  • Run Webmin, go to the "AWStats LogFile Analysis" menu.
  • Click on the "Module configuration".
  • You must now enter here values for:
    - Absolute filesystem path to AWStats (CLI)
    It's the full path of the script. Path depends on package you use.
    It could be /usr/local/awstats/wwwroot/cgi-bin/
    - Absolute or relative URL path to AWStats (CGI)
    It's absolute or relative URL you must enter to run AWStats as a CGI. This depends on the way you setup your web server and cgi directories.
    It could be /cgi-bin/ or
    - Sample AWStats configuration file
    This is the sample file used to create a new config file.
    In most cases it must be /etc/awstats/awstats.model.conf.

    Using the AWStats Webmin module

  • Just run Webmin, go to the "AWStats LogFile Analysis" menu.
  • You can now, add, edit or delete config files.
  • You can also update or view statistics for a particular config file.