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  1. S

    Plex Permissions

    For some idiotic reason, I decided to play around with the permissions to my Dataset containing the plex media. Immediately, I lost access to my movies, shows, etc. Now, I still cannot access the drive mount to associate the one inside the root of plex jail to the storage accessible in...
  2. TheeMasterWazouski

    FreeNAS Plex plugin not allowing me to add folders.

    In the Plex Media Server (PMS) (after setting everything up and add the mounting points) I go to create a new Library (in the Plex GUI). I start to set up a Library called Movies and it ask's for the folder that the media is in (which should be the folder you added the mount point for right?)...
  3. A

    Can't install wget into Plex jail

    I have a plex jail running on my 11.2-U6 FreeNAS server and I accidently messed up updating Plex. I am trying to update it via PMS_Updater script which I have done before but it complains that it can't find wget in the repo anymore? The script also needs perl5 and cs_root_nss and these it could...
  4. S

    Why I can’t see any videos or media from my Plex server

    FreeNAS Version#: FreeNAS 11.2 Player Version#: Plex server 1.16.5.1554 Why I can’t choose those folders (my media) spec: Intel i7 6700k 16 Gh ddr4 2400ghz msi z170 gaming carbon 8 tb of storage.
  5. Z

    Plex not able to stream video or download meta data

    Hi this is my first time using FreeNAS and jails. For some reason, I am not able to download any meta data on movies or tv shows and I am not able to stream any movies or tv shows from plex. I have tried reinstalling Plex and restarting the server... Any ideas as to what is wrong? I've taken...
  6. V

    Plexmediaserver not Running (check /var/run/plex/plex.pid)

    i am using freenas 11 and i try ti install plex with the plug in and it will not install so i did it this way Step by Step install of Plex inside a Freenas jail. 1. Manually create a generic jail. 2. Create/link storage for that jail. 3. Go back to the main jails tab. 4. Select plex jail and...
  7. jbeez

    Tweaked PMS_Updater to work in latest freenas 11.2-U5

    I was running into some issues with this script so I made some tweaks. Quick notes I run it as root in an ssh session on my main freenas box, not inside of a jail. Edit the variable up top to match your jail name I run it with the following command switches myself, ./newPMS_Updater.sh -a -v...
  8. Mark Holtz

    Plex: Not able to pull posters/embedded MP3 art

    I'll state up front, some of this is my fault. I moved halfway across the country, and had to reset my FreeNAS server to some new IP space. I have a working Plex distro in the legacy 11.1, and unintentionally deleted it. So, I have to reset Plex under a new jail instance, and have been...
  9. G

    Probleme data plex server (Résolu)

    Bonjour à tous, Je suis passé hier soir sur la dernière version de Freenas (FreeNAS-11.2-U4.1). J'ai voulu installer Plex dans une prison de la nouvelle version, or Plex n'arrive pas à récupérer les Datas des films alors que sa marchait dans la version précédente. Il voit les films et leurs...
  10. J

    Plex Media Server Not Updating?

    So I currently have PMS running 1.15.2.793 and Plex apparently released an update to 1.15.3.876. For some reason, I can't update to it. According to my FreeNAS jail, all of my packages are up to date, but Plex isn't installed (because I use the plugin rather than install via jail.) I ran this...
  11. J

    Plex Install & Updating issue

    My Plex jail just stopped working about a week ago. After exhausting every option I could think of, I removed Plex and tried to re-install it. When I tried to install the Plex plugin I get the following error: Exception Value: [MiddlewareError: Failed to download...
  12. T

    Unable to start Plex plugin, even after install 11.2-U3.

    I am unable to start plex plugin or plex jail after installing 11.2-U3. I am still having a problem with the spaces from Plex Media Server. I tried entering the destination manually from the GUI \040 but that just creates a new directory with the name Plex\040Media\040Server in the jail. Mount...
  13. H

    Cannot Find File or Directory When Re-starting Plex Plugin

    Hi All, This is my first post so you'll have to bear with me on this. I'm currently experiencing an issue with the free version of the Plex Media Server plugin for FreeNAS. After updating to FreeNAS 11.2 U3, which fixed a bug preventing the creation of mount points with spaces, I have come...
  14. M

    Plex won't play videos

    Hi. I'm new to FreeNAS and trying to learn. I've installed Plex and got everything to work when i put the movies in my movie folder to show up but Plex won't play the files for some reason. There is no error or anything it's just loading forever and never starts playing. I'm running wide open...
  15. M

    Plex vill inte spela filer

    Hej. Väldigt ny på FreeNAS och försöker sätta mig in i hur alla fungerar. Börjar förstå en hel del och fått till det som jag vill men plex krånglar. Kan lägga in filer i min film-mapp och dom dyker upp i plex precis som dom ska men går inte att spela!? Någon som har en ide på vad det kan vara...
  16. M

    SOLVED Unable to ping anything when inside iocage jail - FreeNAS-11.1-U7

    I have FreeNAS-11.1-U7 running on Intel(R) Xeon(R) CPU E5-2650 0 @ 2.00GH with one out of two physical NIC connected (ix0). I am able to access FreeNAS GUI via webpage. FreeNAS is able to access internet I have plex running as iocage jail(installed manually and not via plugin) that I am not able...
  17. T

    Smart TV und Stereoanlage finden Plex nicht...

    Hallo, ich habe ein Problem mit einem neu aufgesetzten FreeNAS 11.2 und als Plugin installiertem Plex 11.2-RELEASE-p8. Ich kann zwar vom PC und der Plex App auf den Server zugreifen, aber weder mein Smart-TV (für Videso und Bilder) noch meine Stereoanlage (für die Musiksammlung) sehen den...
  18. Tony Self

    Is my Plex Plugin disk usage on the high side?

    Hi, I was doing some house keeping on the volume where I keep all my jails and discovered the jail my Plex plugin is installed in was using over 96Gb of disk space. This seemed unusually high to me. I have libraries of around 30,000 tv episodes and 1,000 movies taking up around 17TB of space on...
  19. J

    Plex plugin not started?

    Greetings everyone! I am very new to using FreeNAS, but I was able to setup a Plex server for home media use. The problem I'm having is that Plex has disappeared from the left menu and the plugin is set to OFF. When I try to set the plugin to ON, it doesn't start and it says "Some error...
  20. T

    FreeNAS 11.2 - Plex cannot find Media to add to Library

    Hello, I recently set up a FreeNAS box to serve as my Plex server. I followed the guide on this video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=BaiBWJ2r2Hg This was originally set up under FreeNAS 11. I moved to 11.2 to see if it was a possible bug with that version that had been fixed. I've...
  21. T

    Plex plug in stops starting when storage is added

    I'm on FN 11.1 U5. I can install the plex plug in. It starts fine and I can go into it as normal. When I attempt to add storage for the PMS. The plug in does not start at all anymore. Once I delete the storage for the jail then the PMS plug in starts as normal. As a secondary issue that I have...
  22. Stranded Camel

    How to upgrade from Plex Media Server to Plexpass version in iocage?

    I followed the guide here for installing Plex in an iocage jail, and it worked just fine. I'm considering getting a Plex Pass, though, and that requires a different server program to use it. So what is the recommended way to switch from plexmediaserver to plexmediaserver-plexpass without losing...
  23. P

    PKG repository missing the latest version of Plex

    I am running FreeNAS 11.1-u2 and decided to create an iocage jail to install Plexpass. Working from the command line, I had no problem creating the jail. For the record, I did not try creating a jail from the beta UI, so no comment on that. The version of Plexpass in the pkg repository is...
  24. Grinface

    Plex Plugin not starting after upgrade from 9.10 to 11.1

    I just upgraded from 9.10 to 11.1-U1. Everything is fine, except the plex plugin. I receive an error message [plugins.utils:88] Couldn't retrieve http://192.168.178.27/plugins/plexmediaserver/1/_s/status: HTTP Error 503: Service Unavailable The plexmediaserver jail is up and running at address...
  25. M

    Upgrading to latest Plex Jail made my PlexMedia Server Unavailable

    OK I have a mystery. I had Plex v1.9.2.4285 running fine and found out there is a newer version so I went thru my standard update process, namely, 1.Login to your FreeNAS go to shell in WebGUI 2.type: 'jls' (without ' ' ) and take the note of the # of jail of your Plex installation 3.type...
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