Plex Requests

Plex Requests is a simple automated way for users to request new content for Plex. Plex Requests runs on its own port; 16074 has been automatically generated for you, but you may use another 5 digit port between 10000 and 65535.

Meteor

Plex Requests requires Meteor to be installed on your slot.

  1. Install Meteory by running curl https://install.meteor.com/ | sh. When sudo prompts for a password, press Ctrl+C to exit.

Installation

  1. Clone the repository: git clone https://github.com/lokenx/plexrequests-meteor.git

  2. Run Plex Requests: cd ~/plexrequests-meteor followed by screen -dmS plexrequests ~/.meteor/meteor -p 16074

Updating

  1. Kill the meteor process. pkill -f meteor

  2. Change to the plexrequests-meteor directory. cd ~/plexrequests-meteor

  3. Update Plex Requests with git git pull

  4. Run Plex Requests: cd ~/plexrequests-meteor followed by screen -dmS plexrequests ~/.meteor/meteor -p 16074

You may need to update Meteor as well:

  1. Kill any meteor processes. pkill -f meteor

  2. Change to the meteor directory. cd ~/.meteor

  3. Run the update command. ./meteor update

Note that not all versions of Plex Requests may be compatible with all versions of Meteor