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I´ve just installed Xubuntu and installed java on it and I can't play minecraft and have no idea how to install it! Could anyone help me!

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marked as duplicate by Luis Alvarado Jul 23 '13 at 20:47

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First unpack your downloaded package. Open Minecraft with a right click on Minecraft.jar - open with - openJDKJava7Runtime.

In your homefolder will be created a .minecraft folder with game information.

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It actually made it work till I pushed play because i got this error: Game ended with bad state (exit code 134) – Joppe Wesseling Jul 23 '13 at 21:07

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