Plex Media Player
Download: Plex Media Player
(Debian Package, x86, 32-bit)
This package has been tested on Ubuntu Bionic 18.04.4 LTS using the standard shared libraries present in the default repositories.
The easiest method of installation is simply:
sudo dpkg -i plexmediaplayer_2.57.0-1_i386.deb sudo apt --fix-broken install
The software installs to
What’s All This About?
When iTunes was discontinued, I switched to Plex for my home media server needs and have been more than happy with it. Then, a few days ago, a comment on the Joggler Forums got me wondering why I’d never looked into running a client on the OpenFrame.
Two problems were obvious; no hardware accelerated video decoding in the OpenFrame 1 or 2 due to it using the GMA500 ‘Poulsbo’ chipset, plus the lack of a 32-bit Plex Media Player build, which I wanted to try as the web interface was being sluggish.
I’m not certain that I’ll manage to get the OpenFrame devices playing video as I would like (experiments with the Crystal HD BCM70015 card have not gone well so far), but with any luck this
.deb will help out some other fringe case.