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How do I fix my minecraft? It says its not executable [duplicate]

The file /home/sean/.minecraft/launcher.jar is not marked as executable. I get this error whenever I try to load the launcher.jar in my .minecraft folder but then when I right-click, properties, ...
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LXDE/Lubuntu sees Java .jar files as zip archives instead of java archives when Webupd8 Oracle Java 8 is used

I have Ubuntu 14.04.1 64-bit installed on my computer, with the Lubuntu-desktop installed as well. I have OpenJDK 7, and I can execute .jar files fine in both desktops. After installing Oracle Java 8 ...
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Forge intsllation on xubuntu fail

Hello dear linux users I have a problem to install forge modloader in minecraft I used the last recommend version for 1.7.2 and I only get some errors: <code> ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- ...
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How to use `vi` when you've never used it before?

I'm using Ubuntu server edition to host a minecraft server, and I needed to changed the server properties, after using the command vi server.properties, I made the required change, but can't save ...
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sudo apt-get update isn't working on my newly installed ChrUbuntu [duplicate]

I'm using ChrUbuntu 14.10 that I just installed and when I type sudo apt-get update into the terminal it gives me Fetched 1012 kB in 21s (46.4 kB/s) ...
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Minecraft 1.8.1 freezes at start up screen

I'm having problems with Minecraft freezing at startup. The launcher starts correctly, and when I hit play the Mojang splash screen comes up. Then when the game should launch, it looks like it's ...
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Minecraft Crashing, linux download

Hi so I've been going at this for hours and I have installed everything correctly, I'm using a HP 14 chromebook, and I hear you can get minecraft on it, with downloading a Linux desktop. I'm using ...
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Minecraft grinding to a halt

A friend of mine started a Minecraft server around 18 months ago, discontinued it around 12 months ago, and made the files available to others and me. A little more than a month ago I created my own ...
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can I run minecraft without x11?

Is it possible to run Minecraft in a terminal without X11 running. I know this does not run by default, but can it be set up?
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How to create a shortcut for Minecraft like in Windows?

I downloaded Minecraft. I created a 'Portable Apps' directory under Home. I then right-clicked 'Minecraft.jar' and selected 'Make Link'. I then moved the "shortcut" to the desktop. When I try to ...
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Create bash file to open minecraft launcher

I use this command in the terminal to run the minecraft launcher with java 8: /home/max/Java/jre1.8.0_25/bin/java -jar Minecraft.jar I included the full java path because I installed it on /home as ...
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Help Starting Minecraft Server Ubuntu 14.04

My .sh file to launch the server is not working. I have the file named 'craftbukkit.sh' with this pasted in it (from the bukkit set up wiki) #!/bin/sh BINDIR=$(dirname "$(readlink -fn "$0")") cd ...
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JAVA_HOME is set to the wrong directory

Hello fellow Ubuntu users, I am trying to learn how to write modifications to Minecraft. In order to follow the tutorial I am using, I need to run a "gradlew". The command is as follows ./gradlew ...
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Bash question with system processes? Stopping and renicing “Java” processes

I play minecraft on linux, and I would like to make a Bash script that does two things. First, I would like it to close the minecraft launcher's process. Secondly, I would like it to renice the ...
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Minecraft in Fluxbox

I cannot seem to start minecraft through any of the terminals in fluxbox why is this? Exception in thread "main" java.awt.HeadlessException at ...
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Acting as a reverse proxy for raw TCP packets

I'm trying to use an OVH node as a reverse proxy for several minecraft servers(mostly for DDoS protection and firewall customisation). The minecraft hosts are also running ubuntu, either 12.04 or ...
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How do i enable core dumps so minecraft will work

I recently updated to 1.8 im running ubuntu 12.10 and every time i try to start up it says # # A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment: # # SIGSEGV (0xb) at ...
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How do you enable core dumps on minecraft

I recently updated to 1.8 im running ubuntu 12.10 and every time i try to start up it says # # A fatal error has been detected by the Java Runtime Environment: # # SIGSEGV (0xb) at ...
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Can't install SMITE on ubuntu 14.04, Help?

I am fairly new to Ubuntu 14.04 (I am loving it so far) and I want to install some windows games on my PC. I managed to install Minecraft and LoL, but I can't install SMITE. I tried using the ...
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Building a server for plexconnect/minecraft/flac streaming with hp proliant n40l

I've bought a hp proliant n40l, which I am going to use as the server in our house instead of an old atom single core nas. First priority is to have Plexconnect installed which will stream to an apple ...
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Xbox 360 controller shows up on jstest and configures, but doesn't work with minecraft

I recently recently installed Ubuntu 14.04 on and Acer C720 and installed Minecraft (this is going to be my son's computer). I installed xboxdrv and disabled xpad. When I used jstest the xbox 360 ...
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Minecraft Server In Ubuntu

again. I have issues while trying to launch a Minecraft server. Not the server itself, but I can't let other people join. I, myself can only connect with "localhost." I can't connect with my external ...
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Binding keys to buttons on a Ps3 gamepad controller

I have both a dual shock 3 and a knock off wired ps3 controller. I'm running 14.04 trusty tahr on a presario cq57 from compaq, no windows installed. I have a AMD C-50 Processor × 2, 1.6 GiB of memory. ...
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can't run minecraft with ubuntu or wine since update to 14.04

i have followed other available advice on minecraft, java, etc, but can't find anything that works. here is my story: for a couple years i have been successfully running a cracked windows version of ...
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Can't run minecraft..help?

I recently got an ubuntu computer with 14.04 on it. I tried to play minecraft, installed some intel drivers from online through the terminal. I can not play anything higher than 5.7 and on 5.7 it's ...
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fail to driver swrast minecraft python

Under Kubuntu 14.04 Trusty, my graphic card is a nvidia gtx geforce 760. I am trying to play with minecraft implemented with Python and Pyglet When trying to lauch the game (python main.py), I have ...
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Minecraft Bukkit server spams logfile - Ubuntu 12.04

I have a virtual server (Ubuntu 12.04) and a serious problem with Minecraft/Bukkit. I've installed a fresh bukkit 1.6.4 on my virtual server and made some upstart script for it. Here is the ...
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How do I install Minecraft Forge on XUbuntu 14.04

I have successfully installed and used Minecraft on my XUbuntu OS, but for some reason none of the tutorials on how to use Minecraft Forge have worked for me. I take the Forge files and put them into ...
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Minecraft launcher screen stuck on “Starting Launcher”

I have openJDK7 running, it is able to execute, and I downloaded it from the site normally I don't know what is going on any help?
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Cannot download Minecraft [duplicate]

Alright, now before I start I'm not the most tech savvy person out there so I dont know alot of terms and how to do things. I mean I know what a command, terminal, and argument is and all that but I ...
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Can't attach root screen

I'm writing some scripts to automate running a minecraft server but I'm having trouble with screen. I'm running the server jar in a screen from a service but once I'm logged in I cannot reattach the ...
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Minecraft Frozen [duplicate]

I am having a problem with Minecraft on Xubuntu 14.04. I downloaded Minecraft 1.7.10, and it closes the launcher and enters the game. There it gets stuck at the Mojang loading screen. I have tried ...
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Running a .sh from a .desktop [Making an icon for Minecraft.]

Rather recently, I've decided to add minecraft to my dock. I play it enough to want it on my dock. I created a .desktop file, and I gave it an icon, name, and such. I figured that point the exec at ...
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Accessing a process after closing the consol

Basically I am using Ubuntu to run a minecraft server via a VPS and I’m using putty to control it. once I have started my server and everything is running, I’m in control of the server console, just ...
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I need fast recording software for gaming specifically for minecraft

I've tried recordmydesktop but it makes my computer lag. Kazam is kind of slow after encoding and there aren't enough options. And istanbul is for beginners. Vokoscreen I've used the most it works ...
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wierd poblem with shaders on minecraft without report

When ever I run Minecraft Shaders it brings me back to the launcher (after going into a world/server)without a crash report! I have to uninstall the mod to play Minecraft even though I am using the ...
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Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - Minecraft Crashing!

Not sure whats happening, I'm on an HP ENVY TS15 laptop runing Ubuntu linux 12.04, I have open JDK installed, and oracle java 7 installed... If anyone can help me find out the problem then please ...
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FTP backup Ubuntu server (help needed!!)

I run a modded minecraft server and want to backup my world folder to my website. I would assume the easiest way to do this is via FTP. if someone could supply my with a script/program that can allow ...
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MineCraft freezes on Orcale Java but not openjdk [duplicate]

So when I updated from 13.04 to 14.04 LTS (I do a clean reinstall of the new ubuntu version) and did minecraft on the first time using orcale java. When I started to launcher it froze ubuntu up and ...
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I ran minecraft.exe on wine and a black screen popped up [duplicate]

I ran minecraft.exe on my floppy with wine and a black window popped up. I saw log-in but it all was black you could only see the borders of login. how can i fix this error?
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Streaming to Twitch on Linux?

One of my daughters wants to join the legions of people streaming to Twitch. However, we all have Ubuntu laptops. I've done some research and there seems to be a lot of discussion about it with ...
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Trying to install minecraft (Spigot Version) in Lubuntu Desktop

I set up a minecraft server super easily on my windows server. But Lubuntu is much harder! I have installed java, but I can't get anything to go from there! Nothing boots, I can't install a wrapper, I ...
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Minecraft Launcher does not start [duplicate]

I need to know how to play Minecraft on Ubuntu. When I download Minecraft and try to start it, the Minecraft Launcher does not start.
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Cant mark minecaft as executeable in xubuntu 14.04

I cant mark minecraft as executeable, I try rightclicking minecraft and starting it up with java 7, but i need to mark it as executeable, If i go to "properties" and go to "Permissions" it does not ...
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My minecraft has a very low FPS rate and freezes every second on 12.04 LTS

I recently installed Minecraft on my Ubuntu 12.04 LTS computer with all the correct Java packages and LWJGL, but when I go to play it, the FPS rate drops to ~3 fps and freezes every second, making ...
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how to get into minecraft i cant figure out how to start playing

I downloaded minecraft and can't figure out how to start playing it please help.I tried looking at tutorials and they didn't work or got me to a old version where i couldn't update.
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Ubuntu league of legends very slow

First let me introduce myself. i am Raul, the CEO of CobraStudios. I just started using Linux ( Ubuntu ). Now i have an problem fixing everything i want to have on linux. Like Minecraft, League of ...
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Low fps on gaming

today I installed Ubuntu and I tried to play Minecraft I used to have around 300fps On Windows 7 On Ubuntu 14.04 LTS 64 bit I Have 30fps very stable what is wrong? I'm using this driver: - "Using ...
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Minecraft shaders not working

I keep trying but minecraft will not let me run minecraft with shaders! Basically it does work but I keep seeing through blocks and I can see all the caves and stuff underneath the land! How can I ...
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Install Fonts for Minecraft Launcher

I like to play Minecraft, and something is annoying me. The launcher is using the default system font, instead of the font it uses on Windows 7 and 8. This is really annoying me, and I could use some ...