Installation

Download the .deb package from here.

_$: sudo apt install ./plexmediaserver_1.13.8.5395-10d48da0d_amd64.deb

Configuration

Go to http://127.0.0.1:32400 and configure it using the web interface.

Service

The Plex media server is actually running as a service. You can manage it through systemctl:

_$: sudo systemctl status plexmediaserver.service
‚óŹ plexmediaserver.service - Plex Media Server for Linux
   Loaded: loaded (/lib/systemd/system/plexmediaserver.service; enabled; vendor
   Active: active (running)