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Command Line Interface for Plex

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CLI for Plex

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Installation provides a command line utility (plex) which can be used to interact with Plex services. Commands are subtasks of the plex utility. The full list of subtasks are visible by running ‘plex –help’.


  • syndicate Python Library
  • humanize Python Library
  • Plex Account
  • Plex Server [and/or Client (soon)]


PyPi Stable Release

pip3 install plexcli

Development Release

python3 ./ build
python3 ./ install


python3 ./ develop


  • Python 3.4+

Mac OSX Notes

I feel compelled to make a note about OSX as I’ve decided to only support Python 3.4+ for this tool. In my experience, using Python 3 as installed by Homebrew and setuptools as installed by pip, a usable PATH is not provided and/or symlinking behavior for python3 setuptools scripts is not handled.

To work around this I’m simply adding the ‘bin’ directory used for the Python 3 framework to my PATH variable, a la..


I welcome someone explaining to me a better solution.

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