An open-source Linux web server control panel.

Want to get started today?
Installation is easy. Just follow a few simple steps:

Step 1: Make sure that your server is running a supported operating system (amd64 only):

  • Debian 9
  • Debian 10
  • Ubuntu 18.04 LTS
  • Ubuntu 20.04 LTS

Step 2: Log in as the system user (root):

You'll need to connect to your server as root, either directly from the console or remotely using SSH.

Step 3: Download the installer:

wget https://raw.githubusercontent.com/hestiacp/hestiacp/release/install/hst-install.sh

Step 4: Run the installer and follow the prompts:

bash hst-install.sh

To perform an unattended installation (with defaults):

bash hst-install.sh -f -y no -e [email protected] -p p4ssw0rd -s hostname.domain.tld

Reporting bugs and issues:

If something isn't working as expected, please report the issue to our development team on GitHub.

Please include:

  • Hestia Control Panel version/release
  • Operating system distribution and release/version
  • Options specified during installation (if applicable)
  • A detailed description of the issue, with any relevant logs or files as well.


Hestia Control Panel is open-source and licensed under GPLv3.

Made with love & pride by the open-source community from around the world.