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|1.1.0||Jun 7, 2022|
|1.0.0||May 27, 2022|
#25 in Video
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Displays what movies or shows you're currently watching your Plex server.
Install via cargo:
cargo install plex-discord-rpc
Build a release binary using the following command:
cargo build --release --locked
Then copy it from
target/release/plex-discord-rpc to your favorite
bin folder, and make it executable.
cp target/release/plex-discord-rpc ~/.local/bin chmod +x ~/.local/bin/plex-discord-rpc
Then, assuming your
bin folder is in your
$PATH, run the binary:
Running the program once will generate a default configuration file. On Linux, this will be at
host- The hostname of your Plex server. Example:
username- Your username on the Plex server. This is used to track which session is yours and what you're currently watching.
X-Plex-Tokenfor your Plex server. See here on how to find your token.
tls- If your Plex server is using TLS (IE
wss) then this should be set to
app_id- The Discord application ID to use for rich presence activity.
large_image- The large image asset used for rich presence.
small_image- The small image asset used for rich presence.
large_text- The text that shows on hovering the large image.
small_text- The text that shows on hovering the small image.
[plex] host = "localhost:32400" username = "admin" token = "change me" tls = true [discord] app_id = 979815538509348874 large_image = "plex" small_image = "" large_text = "Plex" small_text = ""