Downloads:

74,731

Downloads of v 1.24.5.5173:

96

Last Update:

27 Oct 2021

Package Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Plex
  • Inc.

Tags:

plex media mediaserver streaming video music plexmediaserver htpc dlna admin

Plex Media Server

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1.24.5.5173 | Updated: 27 Oct 2021

Downloads:

74,731

Downloads of v 1.24.5.5173:

96

Maintainer(s):

Software Author(s):

  • Plex
  • Inc.

  • 1
  • 2
  • 3
Plex Media Server 1.24.5.5173

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This Package Contains an Exempted Check

Not All Tests Have Passed


Validation Testing Passed


Verification Testing Exemption:

Dependency requires a reboot, which is not handled by verifier.

Details

Scan Testing Successful:

No detections found in any package files

Details

To install Plex Media Server, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To upgrade Plex Media Server, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

To uninstall Plex Media Server, run the following command from the command line or from PowerShell:

>

NOTE: This applies to both open source and commercial editions of Chocolatey.

1. Ensure you are set for organizational deployment

Please see the organizational deployment guide

  • Open Source or Commercial:
    • Proxy Repository - Create a proxy nuget repository on Nexus, Artifactory Pro, or a proxy Chocolatey repository on ProGet. Point your upstream to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2. Packages cache on first access automatically. Make sure your choco clients are using your proxy repository as a source and NOT the default community repository. See source command for more information.
    • You can also just download the package and push it to a repository Download

3. Enter your internal repository url

(this should look similar to https://community.chocolatey.org/api/v2)

4. Choose your deployment method:


choco upgrade plexmediaserver -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'" [other options]

See options you can pass to upgrade.

See best practices for scripting.

Add this to a PowerShell script or use a Batch script with tools and in places where you are calling directly to Chocolatey. If you are integrating, keep in mind enhanced exit codes.

If you do use a PowerShell script, use the following to ensure bad exit codes are shown as failures:


choco upgrade plexmediaserver -y --source="'STEP 3 URL'"
$exitCode = $LASTEXITCODE

Write-Verbose "Exit code was $exitCode"
$validExitCodes = @(0, 1605, 1614, 1641, 3010)
if ($validExitCodes -contains $exitCode) {
  Exit 0
}

Exit $exitCode

- name: Ensure plexmediaserver installed
  win_chocolatey:
    name: plexmediaserver
    state: present
    version: 1.24.5.5173
    source: STEP 3 URL

See docs at https://docs.ansible.com/ansible/latest/modules/win_chocolatey_module.html.


chocolatey_package 'plexmediaserver' do
  action    :install
  version  '1.24.5.5173'
  source   'STEP 3 URL'
end

See docs at https://docs.chef.io/resource_chocolatey_package.html.


Chocolatey::Ensure-Package
(
    Name: plexmediaserver,
    Version: 1.24.5.5173,
    Source: STEP 3 URL
);

Requires Otter Chocolatey Extension. See docs at https://inedo.com/den/otter/chocolatey.


cChocoPackageInstaller plexmediaserver
{
   Name     = 'plexmediaserver'
   Ensure   = 'Present'
   Version  = '1.24.5.5173'
   Source   = 'STEP 3 URL'
}

Requires cChoco DSC Resource. See docs at https://github.com/chocolatey/cChoco.


package { 'plexmediaserver':
  provider => 'chocolatey',
  ensure   => '1.24.5.5173',
  source   => 'STEP 3 URL',
}

Requires Puppet Chocolatey Provider module. See docs at https://forge.puppet.com/puppetlabs/chocolatey.


salt '*' chocolatey.install plexmediaserver version="1.24.5.5173" source="STEP 3 URL"

See docs at https://docs.saltstack.com/en/latest/ref/modules/all/salt.modules.chocolatey.html.

5. If applicable - Chocolatey configuration/installation

See infrastructure management matrix for Chocolatey configuration elements and examples.

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This package was approved as a trusted package on 27 Oct 2021.

Description

Plex Media Server works with the family of Plex apps, as well as other DLNA clients to make your PC-connected media accessible from all of your devices.


tools\chocolateyInstall.ps1
$checksum = 'aea1bed9ab360f887253e9833b1979cd7487526f5035a44f778395d8cb1bbf1e'
$url = 'https://downloads.plex.tv/plex-media-server-new/1.24.5.5173-8dcc73a59/windows/PlexMediaServer-1.24.5.5173-8dcc73a59-x86.exe'

Start-CheckandStop "Plex Media Server"

$packageArgs = @{
  packageName   = 'plexmediaserver'
  unzipLocation = "$(Split-Path -parent $MyInvocation.MyCommand.Definition)"
  fileType      = 'exe'
  url           = $url
  silentArgs    = '/quiet'
  validExitCodes= @(0)
  softwareName  = 'plexmediaserver*'
  checksum      = $checksum
  checksumType  = 'sha256'
}

Install-ChocolateyPackage @packageArgs

if ($ProcessWasRunning -eq "True") {&$ProcessFullPath}

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Version Downloads Last Updated Status
Plex Media Server 1.24.4.508101 554 Tuesday, October 19, 2021 Approved
Plex Media Server 1.24.4.5081 551 Tuesday, October 12, 2021 Approved
Plex Media Server 1.24.3.5033 834 Monday, September 20, 2021 Approved
Plex Media Server 1.24.2.4973 653 Wednesday, September 8, 2021 Approved
Plex Media Server 1.24.1.4931 691 Monday, August 23, 2021 Approved
Plex Media Server 1.24.0.4930 645 Thursday, August 12, 2021 Approved
Plex Media Server 1.23.6.4881 702 Thursday, July 29, 2021 Approved
Plex Media Server 1.23.5.4862 500 Friday, July 23, 2021 Approved
Plex Media Server 1.23.5.4841 359 Tuesday, July 20, 2021 Approved
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