Minecraft is a Java-based game about placing blocks to build anything you can imagine.

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Creating Shortcut for Feed the Beast/Minecraft

First off, I am very new to Ubuntu, and have installed 13.04 as my sole OS to force myself to try and learn a bit. However, I have run into an issue creating a Unity shortcut. I have tried to create ...
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Can't log in to MineCraft?

I'm not sure if this is the right place, but I can't log in to my minecraft!! I'm entering my user details and my CORRECT password and using my CORRECT password it thinks I'm NOT using the correct ...
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How to change Swap partition to add more

I play a lot of Minecraft/Tekkit. I have quite a bit of lag issues and my brother told me to add more VM RAM. He said it's called Swap Partitioning on Linux. I am looking for a simple solution, I ...
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Minecraft black screen AFTER updating lwjgl Ubuntu 13.04

I am trying to download Minecraft and I get a black screen. I have already updated lwjgl to version 2.9.0. I have Ubuntu 13.04.
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SLOVEDhow come java 7 wont uninstall? [duplicate]

I installed openjdk wich worked perfectly, then i installed oracle java 7 then I tried to delete java 7 in many ways but java 7 wouldent uninstall completely. So now i have openjdk6, minecraft that ...
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Can't run minecraft on ubuntu 12.04 lts [duplicate]

I was trying to run minecraft on my laptop with ubuntu 12.04 lts 64 bit. I have a lenovo ideapad p580 with 7.7 Gb and an Intel® Core™ i7-3520M CPU @ 2.90GHz × 4 processor. Under the graphics section ...
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How do i delete java 7 runtime?

I upgraded to java 7 JDK bur minecraft got a black screen after startup.I found out that java 7 didnt work with linux. when i deleted the JDK, minecraft wouldent even open.every java 7 icon is still ...
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Java 7 JDK wont uninstall

I installed jdk 7 but minecraft didnt work. I tried uninstalling it in many ways but it was still on the machine and minecraft still didnt work. Does anynone know how to fix this? My ubuntu version is ...
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Problem opening a file without an extension

I have downloaded a file called MultiMC. I'm used to windows where everything needs a file extension to run. The thing about this file is, it has no file extension. According to the instructions, I'm ...
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Minecraft causes Ubuntu 13.04 to freeze

I have recently installed Ubuntu 13.04 and when I try to run Minecraft, after a few minutes the whole system freezes and I have to hold down the power button on my laptop and reboot as the laptop just ...
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My computer runs slower now on Ubuntu

Recently I have been noticing that my laptop's speed has decreased after installing Ubuntu. I am on a MacBook Pro and I have 4.2GHz and 4GB of RAM. I used to play games like Minecraft before on it ...
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Trouble Installing Multicraft

I have been following these directions to get Multicraft on my ubuntu VPS server by following the Linux directions: http://www.multicraft.org/site/page?view=install To continue, I need to initialize ...
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Attempting to Set Up a Minecraft Server

Does anyone have any experience setting up a Minecraft server with Ubuntu using Putty? To clarify, this server will be running off of a host, not my computer. To accomplish this, I need to install ...
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Can't run Minecraft… a GLX Problem?

^ That. Error Report: Time: 5/26/13 8:06 PM Description: Failed to start game org.lwjgl.LWJGLException: Could not init GLX at org.lwjgl.opengl.LinuxDisplayPeerInfo.initDefaultPeerInfo(Native ...
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How to create the Minecraft launcher button?

I am trying to run a small minecraft server via Ubuntu desktop 12.04 for my kids. I got minecraft installed and running, but don't want to run via the Terminal all the time. I'm trying to pin a ...
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Optifine not working

I have Minecraft 1.5.2 and Java 6 and I realized that I could not install or use Optifine. Can anyone help?
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Hide and unhide folders

is there any way to unhide folders other than removing the "." in fornt of it. becasue i have minecraft and the folder which you install mods to is called ".minecraft" and its in /home/usr but i want ...
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Ubuntu Server replace Windows 7 as my home server?

I currently have a home server running Windows 7 pro just so I can run my kids Minecraft server and also a Teamspeak server for online gaming. I would love to know if i can replace Win7 with Ubuntu ...
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Java can't launch minecraft, these errors happen. Using Java Oracle

These errors happen when I launch minecraft, First error happens when I launch the login menu ( It still boots up ). Second when I actually launch the game. ...
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How would I get Ubuntu Server to automatically start programs on two virtual terminals?

So I have a Minecraft server and a website and I want two things to startup when the computer boots: Minecraft Server and the Minecraft Overviewer. I want the server to startup in tty1 and the ...
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Really weird hidden dash bug involving OpenJDK and Minecraft [closed]

I'm pretty sure my problem is unique. I'm using OpenJDK 7 to play Minecraft, in order to avoid wrangling with Wine. Recently, this setup has started to give me problems. I am getting "System program ...
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Intel HD Graphics (integrated) Minecraft graphical freezes and glitches - graphics driver or card?

I have a Lenovo G570 laptop, which played Minecraft perfectly 1 or 2 months ago. Now, whenever I play the game, I'm faced with freezes, which sometimes crash Unity (with some error message like ...
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Minecraft server in ubuntu 12.10

I've been living in a hotel do to a house fire. I have just tried to setup a server for some of my friends to connect and it doens't seem to work. I port forwarded the port 27015 and set that in the ...
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Minecraft on Cairo Dock Opens Another Instance

So i "installed" Minecraft using this video http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NZIbcWpdSA4 and put it on my cairo dock. However whenever I open it, it opens another instance of the icon. Is there any way ...
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Minecraft wont run [closed]

Hi this is the error message ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Oh - I know what I did wrong! Time: 3/27/13 10:53 AM Description: Failed to start game org.lwjgl.LWJGLException: X Error - disp: ...
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Running multiple services on a home server

I have this old laptop, but the battery and power adapter are basically shot. Works great as long as it´s not mobile. Anyway it´s now going to be my home server. I´ve got xubuntu 12.04LTS ...
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Minecraft Help! [duplicate]

So this is what I get when I Login to MineCraft on a 32 bit system 1.7 gig ram and 2.8 ghz prossesor: ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Ooh. Shiny. Time: 14/03/13 9:07 AM Description: Failed to ...
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How to play Minecraft with a PS3 Sixaxis controller on Ubuntu?

I originally posted this on another StackExchange site, Arqade, but I've had no luck there, so I've deleted it there in order to ask it somewhere with more Ubuntu specific knowledge. Here's the what ...
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Minecraft bug on 12.10?

I'm having issues running minecraft on 12.10. It loads up the log in screen, after I click 'log in' it goes to a black screen.
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Minecraft server (Bukkit) .sh bash file not opening

My Minecraft server (Bukkit) .sh bash file is not opening! I did make it executable (in permissions, I clicked "anyone" for executable). Here's the code: #!/bin/bash cd "$( dirname "$0" )" java ...
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Set OpenJDK as default application

I'm trying to create a launcher for Minecraft, but in order to make a proper working launcher I need to have OpenJDK Java 7 set as the default application for opening the .jar file. Here's the ...
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Minecraft Black Screen Ubunutu 12.10 using Java 7

I get these errors when trying to run minecraft. ian@ian-Beast:~$ cd ~/.minecraft ian@ian-Beast:~/.minecraft$ cd /.bin bash: cd: /.bin: No such file or directory ian@ian-Beast:~/.minecraft$ cd ./bin ...
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How do I remove Oracle Java 7 from Ubuntu 11.10 [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to correctly install and troubleshoot Minecraft (Client) I currently got Ubuntu 11.10 installed on my laptop. And yesterday, I got Java 7. Before I got java 7, my ...
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lagging minecraft

I've started playing minecraft, on my windows pc it works flawless but when playing on my ubuntu laptop it runs verry slow. I allready put all minecraft settings to minimal, i'm running oracle java 7 ...
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Does running a Minecraft server run with less lag on Ubuntu server than on Windows 7?

I run windows 7. I run a Minecraft server, but I can only host around 9 players before lag appears. I heard that Ubuntu can run a server with much better performance than Windows 7. I kind of like ...
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Downloading a previously purchased app with Ubuntu Software Center

Fresh install of Ubuntu 12.10 but I want to claim a purchase of Minecraft that I bought with the old install using Ubuntu Software Center. Don't see an intuitive way of downloading your purchased ...
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How do I install MineCraft on Ubuntu 12.10? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How can I install Minecraft? I just recently dual booted Windows 8 and Ubuntu 12.10 on my gaming desktop. I have not installed Java yet as I have tried and failed ...
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I'm considering dual-booting this on my desktop, but will everything work?

Ok so right now I have Windows 8 on my gaming desktop that I use constantly. The two games I run most are RuneScape and MineCraft. I am wondering one, will these work on Ubuntu? And two, will my AMD ...
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Minecraft doesn't start on Lubuntu 12.10

I've Installed OpenJDK 6, opened the jar with java by right clicking, but it doesnt do anything What am I missing? I've also tried java -jar Minecraft.jar with sudo, didn't worked :(
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How to install Minecraft on PowerPC Lubuntu 12.10? [duplicate]

Possible Duplicate: How to correctly install and troubleshoot Minecraft (Client) I'm using the PowerPC version and also using an iMac G3 with nearly a gig of RAM and a 40GB Hard Drive as ...
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How to install Minecraft (Server)

I want to install the Minecraft server in my Ubuntu PC. It can be either the Ubuntu Desktop or Server. How should I proceed to installing the server?
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How to install Minecraft (Client)

How to correctly install Minecraft, including setting any needed packages or apps to install it and to troubleshoot the most common problems that Ubuntu users face when trying to user Minecraft. I am ...
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Freeze/lag issues with Minecraft on 12.10

I've been running Minecraft on Ubuntu for a couple days but I am often encountering the same problem. I started playing from the browser but after about 15 minutes it would freeze or lag so bad that ...
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Minecraft runs really weird in Ubuntu 12.10

When I have Vsync on my framerate is capped to 30 instead of 60. Also, when I go fullscreen the mouse seems to have really fast acceleration and the game looks really jumpy. I could run this on ...
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Minecraft not working in Ubuntu 12.04 LTS - Black screen?

This is what I've done exactly. I downloaded Minecraft for Linux from minecraft.net I tried running the file using both OpenJDK Java 7 Runtime and Oracle Java 7 Runtime The file opened fine ...
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How to run minecraft? [duplicate]

I am totally new to linux and am trying to run minecraft on it. i have tried to search the web but unfortunately dont quite understand. can some one please break it down a little simpler. thanks
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Minecraft High CPU (125%~) using openJava 6/7

if I run Minecraft with OpenJDK 6 or 7 on my Ubuntu 12.04 machine, it eats nearly of the CPU and I have lags during minecraft gameplay. What I have tried so far: start minecraft with something like ...
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how to set up an cluster server for minecraft hosting?

I want to know how to make an hpc cluster server to host minecraft I want to use this server for gaming and other Ubuntu desktop tasks I want to use vnc for this server to log in anywhere on the ...
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GLX on NVIDIA Optimus, Ubuntu 12.04

I have a laptop that has an NVIDIA Optimus graphic card setup. I have tried running Minecraft on that laptop, and the game crashes after login, with the following error: org.lwjgl.LWJGLException: ...
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How do I create a .deb file?

Yes, I know that this question has been asked many times before, but none of the answers really helped. I'd like to package the Minecraft launcher (which has no proprietary code, AFAIK,) into a .deb ...