How can I get started writing a plugin for Plex.



I have playlists in an M3U format. I want to see if I can write a scanner to update playlists on the server from a directory of M3U files.


For general channel development advice, see

If you are wanting to access local media hosted by Plex, you would want to refer to the PMS web api documentation.

The IPTV channel shows an example of a Plex channel that pulls the data in an m3u8. His simple version would probably be the best to start -