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caio1007
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How to move plexmediaserver to external HD?

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hello i have a raspberry pi 4 4gb with 16gb sdcard installed dietpi, and an external hd 3tb , i would like to know how to move the /var/lib/plexmediaserver folder to the external hd (dietpiuserdata) thanks.

the plex media library is filling my sd card.Image
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Joulinar
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Re: How to move plexmediaserver to external HD?

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well theoretically you could move the entire plexmediaserver folder to your HDD using mv command and created a symbolic link from /var/lib/plexmediaserver to the new location.
Pls let us know if a solution is working. This could help others if they hit by similar situation. Your DietPi Team
caio1007
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Re: How to move plexmediaserver to external HD?

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thank you, worked perfectly ;)
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