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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#)

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Packages available in AUR

Plex Media Server (PMS)


Install the package from AUR: plexmediaserverAUR.


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


It is highly recommended to install using 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.