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manual upgrade to plex 1.9.4 on freenas 11

dnmoulderdnmoulder Posts: 2Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

I have searched for days and just cant seem to find what I'm looking for but I am trying to do the manual upgrade from 1.9.2 to 1.9.4. Can someone please point me in the right direction?

Answers

  • johnm_ColaSCjohnm_ColaSC Posts: 1,698Members, Plex Pass, Plex Ninja, TunerTester Plex Ninja

    Go to https://www.plex.tv/downloads/. Click the download link and choose your OS. Ensure Plex Pass Downloads is set to On.

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  • BillyPrefectBillyPrefect Posts: 98Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    It’s really a painful process to manually install from a download / much better off to wait the couple of days more that it’ll take for the port or pkg to be ready

    Plex Media Server Plex-Pass.

  • dnmoulderdnmoulder Posts: 2Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    I'm running plex on a FreeNAS box and from what I understand the plex-pass version is not available to download and is only available through a manual upgrade. Are there instructions for this process?

  • SweetAndLowSweetAndLow Posts: 30Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    I just use pkg to install plexpass version but things haven't been updated recently. We need to update the port.

  • BillyPrefectBillyPrefect Posts: 98Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass
    edited October 12

    The Plexpass option is there - I use ports so it’s a process for me.
    Portsnap fetch
    Portsnap extract

    Then to install ...
    CD /usr/ports/multimedia/plexmediaserver-plexpass && make install clean

    Updating is
    Portsnap fetch
    Portsnap update

    Usually there isn’t a lot of time lost between the update being available to download and the ports and packages being updated as well, but it almost seems like it’s taking a bit longer for the last few updates.

    Last update was September 26 to get it up to 1.9.2.4285

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  • chapindadchapindad Posts: 171Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    https://forums.freenas.org/index.php?threads/tutorial-how-to-install-plex-in-a-freenas-9-10-jail.19412/

    This is my favorite Tutorial. For Plex Pass just add "-plexpass" to the pkg installs and "_plexpass" to the service to start and stop it.

  • BillyPrefectBillyPrefect Posts: 98Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    I believe he was looking for the upgrade to 1.9.4 - and we are all stuck waiting on that

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  • BillyPrefectBillyPrefect Posts: 98Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass

    And there it finally is ! 1.9.4 for regular folks and 1.9.5 (?) for plexpass

    Freshports.org

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  • MrScrewzlooseMrScrewzloose Posts: 32Members, Plex Pass Plex Pass
    edited October 15

    for whatever reason I'm unable to update from 1.9.2 to 1.9.5 via pkg update... says pkg is up to date. meh, took a couple days after release to Freshports for it to be available.

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