Failed to detect operating system


I’m trying to install VirtualMin on an AWS free tier 32 bit Linux server and i’m getting the following. I’ve followed another similar thread and the resolution seemed to be that the OS needed to be added to this list.


Checking for HTTP client…found /usr/bin/curl -s -O
Checking for perl…found /usr/bin/perl
Loading log4sh logging library…
INFO - Started installation log in /root/virtualmin-install.log
INFO - Checking for fully qualified hostname…
INFO - Hostname OK: fully qualified as
INFO - Installing serial number and license key into /etc/virtualmin-license
INFO - Loading OS selection library…
INFO - Download of Succeeded.
INFO - Loading OS list…
INFO - Download of Succeeded.
Failed to detect operating system


Which Linux distribution is that system using?

In order for it to work, it would have to be one of those listed here:

Jamie’s been working on support for “Amazon Linux”, but that’s likely to be a few weeks out still.