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HOW-TO: Install Ajenti on the Cubieboard2 / Linaro 13.04 ARM Dedicated Server

The setup instructions provided by for Ubuntu systems are simple to follow, and work perfectly on the Cubieboard2 running Linaro (Lubuntu) 13.04.  Here is a quick walkthrough just to demonstrate the capability.

From a fresh installation, only 5 commands are required.  Upon logging in and launching LXTerminal, or connecting via SSH, run the following:

sudo su

wget -O- | apt-key add -

echo "deb main main ubuntu" >> /etc/apt/sources.list

apt-get update && apt-get install ajenti

service ajenti restart

Upon completion, open a browser, and enter https://[your-ip-address-here]:8000 in the address bar. You may be greeted by a warning due to Ajenti’s self-signed SSL, but you can safely proceed. You will come to a login page, and the login credentials are root / admin (you’ll want to change this immediately for security purposes). After logging in, Ajenti will take a moment to load, and then you will come to the Dashboard, shown here: