Plex Media Server#

Plex is a media server. Just point it at your NAS collections of Movies and TV and you're off to the races.

amd64
arm64
armv7

Information#

Docker Image: !!! LINK TO DOCKER IMAGE/ DOCKER HUB !!!
Current Image Version: latest

SETUP#

Enabling plex#

Command:#

vlab set plex.enable True

File alteration:#

set the appropriate service settings in settings/config.yml to true

eg.

plex
enable: True

Finalising changes:#

run: vlab update_one service=plex

FIRST RUN#

!!! DEVELOPERS: make sure that you include any information that the user requires to get started, below. !!!
!!! Below are some examples with headings, and with some example instructions !!!

ADMINISTRATOR SETUP#

Navigate to https://False/admin

Create an account with your desired username; as this is the first user, plex makes this account the administrator.

SMTP/ MAIL#

  1. run vlab decrypt to decrypt the vault.yml file
  2. make some changes

SMTP Settings#

smtp:
host:
port:
user:
pass:
from_email:
from_name:
  1. run vlab update_one service=plex to complete the changes

ACCESS#

plex (HTTPS) link: https://plex.vivumlab.xyz/ plex (HTTP) link: http://plex.vivumlab.xyz/

OPTIONS#

HTTPS_ONLY#

Default: False
Options: True/False

Command:#

vlab set plex.https_only True

File alteration:#

set the appropriate service settings in settings/config.yml to true

eg.

plex
https_only: True
Finalising changes:#

run: vlab update_one service=plex

AUTH#

Default: False
Options: True/False

Command:#

vlab set plex.auth True

File alteration:#

set the appropriate service settings in settings/config.yml to true

eg.

plex
auth: True
Finalising changes:#

run: vlab update_one service=plex

DOMAIN#

Default: False
NOTE: include the sitename and top level domain suffix. eg. name.com, site.net

Command:#

vlab set plex.domain plex.com

File alteration:#

set the appropriate service settings in settings/config.yml to true

eg.

plex
domain: plex.com
Finalising changes:#

run: vlab update_one service=plex

SUBDOMAIN#

Default: plex
NOTE: Periods/ delimiters are not required. eg. 'media' will set the full URL as 'media.vivumlab.xyz'

Command:#

vlab set plex.subdomain media

File alteration:#

set the appropriate service settings in settings/config.yml to true

eg.

plex
subdomain: media
Finalising changes:#

run: vlab update_one service=plex

VERSION#

Default: latest
NOTE: Ensure that the version exists

Command:#

vlab set plex.version 2.7

File alteration:#

set the appropriate service settings in settings/config.yml to true

eg.

plex
version: 2.7
Finalising changes:#

run: vlab update_one service=plex

Need more help?#

Further information regarding services can be found.
General Information can be found in the documentation.
Additional assistance can be found on our Contact Us page.