OMV 4.1.36-1 with Plex 1.23.3.4707 - update for Plex available?

  • Dear All,


    my Plex keeps telling me, that there is a new version and I should update ;-) But when I check for updates within OMV there are none. I'm using Plex from the Plexmediaserver repo.

    Is there a place where I can check if a new version is available for OMV (not UpdateManagement) to be sure everything is fine?

    I would like to be sure nothing is broken - maybe the source for downloading the updates...


    Thanks for your help in advance

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  • Latest version of Plex is 1.24.3.5033-757abe6b4. That "plug-in" hasn't worked for a while. You'll need to do the updates manually

    https://www.plex.tv/media-server-downloads/


    Here are some instructions I found here quite a while back on how to manually update.

    1. Go to https://www.plex.tv/media-serv…nloads/#plex-media-server and select platform from the 'Choose distribution' drop down. I picked 'Ubuntu (16.04+) / Debian (8+) - Intel/AMD 64-bit' for an Intel CPU and copied the link to the .deb file.


    2. Connect to OMV box via ssh (Putty or similar from Windows)


    3. Download the .deb file to a temporary folder on the NAS (change the link to the current version):

    cd /temp; wget https://downloads.plex.tv/plex-media-server-new/1.23.3.4707-ebb5fe9f3/debian/plexmediaserver_1.23.3.4707-ebb5fe9f3_amd64.deb 


    4. Update the package:


    sudo apt install ./plexmediaserver_1.16.5.1488-deeb86e7f_amd64.deb


    5. Remove the file:


    rm plexmediaserver_1.23.3.4707-ebb5fe9f3_amd64.deb

  • Is the Plex repo you are using current and correct? it is:


    Code
    https://downloads.plex.tv/repo/deb public main

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