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{{Merge|List of Applications|This article doesn't offer more information than an entry in [[List of Applications]], although I think we'd need to create a new section for this kind of applications.}}
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Landing page for http://plexapp.com/
 
Landing page for http://plexapp.com/
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Please contribute and update.
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== Packages available in AUR ==
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* {{AUR|plexmediaserver}}
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* {{AUR|plexmediaserver-plexpass}}
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* {{AUR|plexhometheater-git}}
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* {{AUR|plex-ffmpeg-git}}
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== Plex Media Server (PMS) ==
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=== Installation ===
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Install the package from [[AUR]]: {{AUR|plexmediaserver}}.
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=== Operation ===
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To start plex, run sudo systemctl start plexmediaserver. Use sudo systemctl enable plexmediaserver to have it start on startup. Then go to localhost:32400/manage to set up plex. If you want to add media folders in your home directory you may get a permissions issue. chmod 775 ~/ and usermod -a -G users plex to allow plex to access your files.
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== Plex Home Theater ==
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=== Installation ===
  
Please contribute and update. Plex media server is installable via AUR https://aur.archlinux.org/packages/plexmediaserver/
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It is highly recommended to install using a clean chroot (https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/DeveloperWiki:Building_in_a_Clean_Chroot).
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Install the package from [[AUR]]: {{AUR|plexhometheater-git}}. If GNOME is installed, the dependent package bluez will conflict with GNOME's dependency of bluez4; in this case edit the PKGBUILD to depend on bluez4 instead of bluez.

Revision as of 20:10, 8 September 2013


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Notes: This article doesn't offer more information than an entry in List of Applications, although I think we'd need to create a new section for this kind of applications. (Discuss in Talk:Plex#)

Landing page for http://plexapp.com/ Please contribute and update.

Packages available in AUR

Plex Media Server (PMS)

Installation

Install the package from AUR: plexmediaserverAUR.

Operation

To start plex, run sudo systemctl start plexmediaserver. Use sudo systemctl enable plexmediaserver to have it start on startup. Then go to localhost:32400/manage to set up plex. If you want to add media folders in your home directory you may get a permissions issue. chmod 775 ~/ and usermod -a -G users plex to allow plex to access your files.

Plex Home Theater

Installation

It is highly recommended to install using a clean chroot (https://wiki.archlinux.org/index.php/DeveloperWiki:Building_in_a_Clean_Chroot). Install the package from AUR: plexhometheater-gitAUR. If GNOME is installed, the dependent package bluez will conflict with GNOME's dependency of bluez4; in this case edit the PKGBUILD to depend on bluez4 instead of bluez.