Installing cPanel/WHM on a Linux VPS (Updated 2017)

Install cPanel/WHM

To install cPanel & WHM on your server, run the following command:

cd /home && curl -o latest -L && sh latest

This command changes your session to the home directory, downloads the latest version of cPanel & WHM, and runs the installation script.

Minimum Requirements

Please note the minimum suggested RAM and disk space!

Operating system OS version Processor RAM Disk Space Architecture
Minimum Recommended Minimum Recommended
CentOS, CloudLinux, or RHEL 7 226 MHz 768 MB 1 GB 20 GB 40 GB 64-bit

Install cPanel-DNSONLY

To install cPanel DNSONLY, perform the following steps:

  1. To open the /home directory, run the following command:
    cd /home
  2. To fetch the latest installation files from cPanel’s servers, run the following command:
    curl -o latest-dnsonly -L
  3. To open and execute the installation files, run the following command:
    sh latest-dnsonly


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