Installing HPLIP for CUPS on a Raspberry Pi

If you have a HP printer or scanner and you want to be able to use it on your Raspberryi Pi running the Raspbian operating system, you`ll have to install HP Linux Imaging and Printing and CUPS.

In the terminal run the following commands:

sudo su
apt-get update
apt-get install hplip cups
usermod -a -G lpadmin pi

In a browser, on the raspberry pi you can now access the CUPS configuration screen at

If you also would like to use your MFP/scanner also run the following commands in the terminal:

apt-get install sane

The configuration and applications are up to you, the requirements are now installed.

How-to Install PHP 7 on a Raspberry Pi

This short guide describes how to install PHP 7 on a Raspberry Pi running Raspbian Linux as operating system.

Edit the apt sources list, /etc/apt/sources.list
sudo nano /etc/apt/sources.list

Add the following lines to the file:

deb jessie-backports main contrib non-free
#deb-src jessie-backports main contrib non-free

Run the following commands in the terminal. You need superuser (root) access.

gpg --keyserver --recv-key CCD91D6111A06851
gpg --armor --export CCD91D6111A06851 | sudo apt-key add -
apt-get update
apt-get install php7.0 php7.0-curl php7.0-gd php7.0-imap php7.0-json php7.0-mcrypt php7.0-mysql php7.0-opcache php7.0-xmlrpc

And if you want to install Apache 2 + mod_php:
apt-get install apache2 libapache2-mod-php7.0

How-to Install Webmin on a Raspberry Pi (updated)

This post will tell you how to install Webmin,a web-based interface for system administration for Unix (including  Raspbian).

This post is an update of How-to Install Webmin on a Raspberry Pi

Run the following commands in the terminal. You need superuser (root) access.

apt-get install perl libnet-ssleay-perl openssl libauthen-pam-perl libpam-runtime libio-pty-perl apt-show-versions python

dpkg --install webmin_1.801_all.deb
rm webmin_1.801_all.deb

Automatic updates
cd /root
apt-key add jcameron-key.asc

Edit the /etc/apt/sources.list file on your system and add the following line:
deb sarge contrib