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  • tobiashietatobiashieta Plex Dev Team Members, Plex Employee, Plex Pass, Plex Ninja Posts: 5,524 Plex Employee
    alexw1982 wrote on March 11 2014, 8:49 PM: »

    +1 for a ppa - just like you guys did it for plexHT - I also oversaw the security hole issue until it was mentioned in this thread (which I subscribed to)...unfortunately I don't have the skills otherwise I would offer my support.


    ppa's work great for open sourced software and not so much for closed source stuff.

    Follow me on twitter @tobiashieta or G+

  • PlaythisPlaythis Members, Plex Pass Posts: 66 Plex Pass


    no comment about the repo at all?

  • shadowcodeshadowcode Members Posts: 1

    Plex desperately needs an auto-update mechanism. The current situation undermines any usability effort; I can't recommend Plex to non-technical people if they have to update Plex manually. 

    Obviously, developing an auto-updater that works reliable across all platforms is going to cost a lot of time.

    But until then, having a repository again would be a very good work-around.

    I know that there are always more (interesting) bugs to squash and features to add, but please consider pushing the deadline by two days in order to schedule time for setting up an official repository once again.

  • pfoopfoo Members Posts: 21 ✭✭

    The bright side is that plex's debian version is now more simple to upgrade than the ubuntu official release

  • geiraagegeiraage Members, Plex Pass Posts: 1

    Any news on the off repo?

  • fluchtsalatfluchtsalat Members, Plex Pass Posts: 1
    edited January 2015

    Just started Plexing on my Android but I am shocked since I saw there seems to be no repo for my server...

    No good news yet?

  • m33xm33x Members, Plex Pass Posts: 15 Plex Pass

    I just deleted the two files

    sudo rm -f /etc/apt/sources.list.d/plexmediaserver.list
    sudo rm -f /etc/apt/sources.list.d/plexmediaserver.list.save
    sudo apt-get update
    -> All problems gone ;)

    Plex Media Server on Ubuntu Linux

    PlexConnect running standalone on AppleTV 2 (Jailbroken) with remote library connected through myPlex *killer feature*

    Plex iOS App on iPad 2, iPhone 6S

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