xubuntu – install plex media server

the idea is need to save my video, music in one place /hardrive

for access i want use network house to view the file, like in my main laptop, tv android usb dongle, android handphone

and i have one old laptop, which i want to make it streaming media server

the specs, 1 GB ram, 120 GB hardisk, hm … i forgot what laptop type

try using xubuntu as base distro

install as usual xubuntu distro,


# update to the latest system

$ sudo apt-get update && sudo apt-get upgrade -y && sudo apt-get dist-upgrade

# get plex deb installer, or download from https://plex.tv/downloads

$ wget https://downloads.plex.tv/plex-media-server/0.9.12.4.1192-9a47d21/plexmediaserver_0.9.12.4.1192-9a47d21_amd64.deb

# install plex

$ sudo dpkg -i plexmediaserver_0.9.12.4.1192-9a47d21_amd64.deb

# add plex  to your group user

$ sudo gpasswd -a plex changeToYourUser

now open your browser http://your-ip-plex-server:32400/web/

add your media, video, image and thats all

plex

image

Browser in android phone

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G3n1k

just to remember what i had known :)

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