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Version information

  • 1.0.0 (latest)
released Nov 17th 2013

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Add this module to your Puppetfile:

mod 'panaman-plexms', '1.0.0'
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Add this module to your Bolt project:

bolt module add panaman-plexms
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Manually install this module globally with Puppet module tool:

puppet module install panaman-plexms --version 1.0.0

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Tags: server, plex, media


panaman/plexms — version 1.0.0 Nov 17th 2013

Plex Media Server

Plex website: ( This module will install the Plex media server and create a backup cron of the PMS Library. This module works on Ubuntu, Centos, Redhat, Fedora and Scientific.

###Plex Media Server Control Panel Once the module has been applied, you should be able to browse to the following url http://hostname:32400/manage

Basic Usage

Accept all defaults, and store backups in /backup/

  include plexms

###Install Plex and disable backups

  class { 'plexms':
    backup => false,


  $backup   = true # Enable Backup (default)
            = false # Disable Backup
  $storage  = '/backup' # Backup storage directory
  $filename = "plex_library.`date '+%A'`" # Backup file name
  $minute   = '30' # Cron Backup minute
  $hour     = '4' # Cron Backup hour


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