Please select To the mobile version | Continue to access the desktop computer version

OrangePi

 Login            
 Register            
Search
Hot search: orangepi
View: 5658|Reply: 3

Orange Pi PC2 - Plex Media Server - ‘Server is not powerful enough’

[Copy link]

2

Threads

4

Posts

22

Credits

Novice

Rank: 1

Credits
22
Post time 2017-1-22 02:28:05 | Show all posts |Read mode
Hi all,

I have set up Plex on Debian image of the Orange Pi PC2 and I use Chromecast on my TV to watch movies, shows and etc.
It seems to be working just fine for most videos but for some I get the "Server is not powerful enough" message when trying to play a file.
It does not really matter if it's 720P or 1080P or whatever.
I have followed a guide for fixing this issue on Chrome and Android: http://www.htpcguides.com/fix-pl ... -on-raspberry-pi-2/
But it does not seem to help on Chromecast.
So I was just wondering if Plex is able to get the full power of the CPU and etc., if there an option to turn on hardware transcoding? I've seen posts that PC 2 lacks GPU support so maybe that's the reason? As far as I understand this is much more powerfull than the Raspberry Pi 2 or even Pi 3 and such transcoding should be piece of cake for it.
Any one else has this issue?

2

Threads

4

Posts

22

Credits

Novice

Rank: 1

Credits
22
 Author| Post time 2017-1-22 02:30:20 | Show all posts
Sorry, wrong place for post.

0

Threads

6

Posts

38

Credits

Novice

Rank: 1

Credits
38
Post time 2018-1-15 23:29:02 | Show all posts
Hi there are you able to fix it?

2

Threads

4

Posts

22

Credits

Novice

Rank: 1

Credits
22
 Author| Post time 2018-2-3 00:28:03 | Show all posts
marine88 replied at 2018-1-15 23:29
Hi there are you able to fix it?

Hi, unfortunately not, I have given up on trying to make Plex work on the PC2.
You have to log in before you can reply Login | Register

Points Rules

Archiver|Mobile edition|Darkroom|OrangePi En ( 粤ICP备14086627号-2

2019-12-13 08:54 GMT+8 , Processed in 0.029616 second(s), 24 queries .

Powered by Discuz! X3.2

© 2014-2015 orangepibbs en.

Quick Reply To Top Return to the list