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

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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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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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Keyboard Shortcut not Appearing in Keyboard

I'm trying to play Minecraft (A video game) that makes use of F3. However, I'm on a laptop which requires you to hold down Fn in order for a F# key to be registered. The problem is that Ubuntu ...
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how to create a startup script for minecraft

I own a vps in which I run various servers from. One of those things is a Minecraft server. Recently I also installed a teamspeak server following a tutorial. This server however started up ...
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Minecraft won't install

I tried to install minecraft on my computer, but it won't display on-screen. I went to https://www.minecraft.net/download and downloaded the jar file. I put the launcher on the desktop and tried to ...
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Adding mods to Minecraft on Ubuntu 14.04

So I have learned that there are no longer any bin folders or .minecraft folders on in the versions of minecraft 1.6 or higher. I still want to add mods though. Is there a way to add the mods of my ...
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How Do You Add Mods to your Minecraft on Ubuntu? [duplicate]

I've been trying to add mods to my minecraft using the old way of putting them in the bin folder. However, I do not have a bin folder in my .minecraft folder. How do I get the bin folder or find a ...
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How to launch .jar files? [duplicate]

I am trying to launch Minecraft.jar and I cannot make it boot as an executable. I have gone into the properties and set it to executable, and I have installed jdk-7u55-nb-8-linux-x64.sh with and ...
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Make .jar executable on Chrubuntu via command

Im running chrubuntu, im trying to run a minecraft jar file via command (as is not possible via properties page) Whatever command Im using its telling me that no such file exists, I think this may be ...
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Cannot make minecraft.jar executable [duplicate]

Im trying to excute the minecraft.jar. Ive tried to run several commands but always coming back with "unable to access jarfile" My file is stored on my downloads and I am the owner it says on file ...
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Minecraft 1.7 Closing on Ubuntu 12.04 64bit

I somehow got a 64bit version of ubuntu somehow and my minecraft won't work anymore. The launcher closes then the game window shows up but it's more a screenshot of my desktop then goes back to ...
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Minecraft suddenly stops working?

So, I have Minecraft on Ubuntu 12.04. It is a Windows program, but I was able to use Wine Windows Program Loader to get it to run. Everything was working fine and dandy earlier today. But, later, ...
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Having issues recording Minecraft with glc-capture

I'm running Ubuntu 13.10 and I'm trying to record some gameplay, as you probably can tell from the title. However, I can't get glc-capture to start Minecraft, it returns this error that I can make ...
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What app should i get to help open Starmade/Minecraft

I have downloaded Starmade (minecraft in space basically) and I want to open it but I don't know what to use or download to play it. The default is squeeze but that doesn't do anything.
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How can I access NVIDIA control panel

I just got Ubuntu two weeks ago. I installed the game Minecraft using Openjdk 7 runtime. It's laggy (it was on Windows too) until I did one thing. On Windows I would right click my desktop and click ...
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Ubuntu and LAN games (specfically Minecraft)

We both have Ubuntu 12.04, same Minecraft version, same network as each other via wireless. It says scanning for LAN and it never shows up. Does Ubuntu have a built-in firewall that blocks ...
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Minecraft Framerate Drop after 5 minutes

I installed 13.10 last night on a Dell Precision M6500 and I was amazed that I could get ~50 FPS, but then after about 5 minutes, it took a sudden drop to about 2 FPS. This happens every time and ...
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In Ubuntu 12.04 can I disable Iptables firewall?

I want to create a minecraft server for me and my friends to connect to (port 25565). I already use ddclient, which updates the external ip so that the data sent to the hostname is forwarded to the ...
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ubuntu gets slow when i play minecraft [duplicate]

when I play minecraft it runs super well no lag at all, but when I use ubuntu with minecraft on it seems to be that ubuntu gets super slow it takes 5 seconds to get to my home folder it has never done ...
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How to map my ipv4 address to external address in iptables

I want to run a minecraft server (port 25565) and have it send to my external address for others to play, then to my hostname (I am assuming this is automatic - Do I need a rule for this too?). But I ...
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Problem Opening Programs and Where is what I intall?

I download Java to run Minecraft and also other programs that need installation. When I open it, instead of opening it with an installation or something it opens the folders inside of the program with ...
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Can't Execute .desktop File

I'm new to ubuntu and linux... I'm trying to make a minecraft launcher .desktop file, and when I execute it, it says me: "There was an error launching the application" My code is: [Desktop Entry] ...
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Trying to use the minecraft installer

I just got ubuntu 13.10 today and I am trying to install minecraft, I saw the way that is suggested here: How to correctly install and troubleshoot Minecraft (Client) and tried it and it worked till ...
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Java problem (minecraft)

my minecraft is doing strange things since I updated a few things in ubuntu 13.10 a few hours ago. The update included a kernel update. Kernel is now 3.11.0-15-generic x86_64. Before that update my ...
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How to reboot automatically and run terminal command(s) on startup?

So I run a Minecraft server on Ubuntu Desktop 12.04. It runs very well except every so often the computer does need a reboot, as it should considering it runs 24/7. I'm relatively new to Ubuntu ...
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How do I tell my internal IP to send to my external IP?

I have set up everything necessary for a minecraft server, I have a DNS client with ddclient which is sent from helloworld.dyndns.org to my external ip I have an static internal IP but there is a ...
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How do I configure my DNS so that it checks a website for my public ip address with ddclient?

How do I configure my DNS so that it checks a website for my public ip address? I have set up a DynDns hostname that updates the public ip address every hour, so I can connect to that without a ...
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How do I make a DCHP server?

I want to finish making a minecraft server (TCP/UDP) I already have a system that uses a private ip of 192.168.0.9 And a DNS on it that uses the public ip of 2.220.217.108, then redirects to it from ...
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How do I link my internal IP to my external ip?

Let's say my internal IP is 192.168.0.1 And my external is 2.222.333.444 1.222.333.444 is dynamic and monitered everytime it changes to the hostname www.website.com I want to link my external ip ...
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Command to delete old Minecraft backups

I need to delete backups older than x days and I'd like it to be automatic to a point. Is there a way to clear backups on my Minecraft server?
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how can i make a .jar executable + I'm on ubuntu Studio 13.10

how do i make my mine craft executable.Ive tried running it in terminal and many forum answers. when I get to mine craft and i go into properties. and i look for allow to execute it doesn't appear i ...
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Could someone explain to me in simple terms how to install this specific Java platform?

I am in no way adept with Ubuntu. I've installed it on my Samsung Chromebook in order to play Minecraft, but every version of Flash I've tried will not work. I figured it was because I needed this ...
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Minecraft exit code 134

So just starting the other day for some reason when I click play on the Minecraft launcher it will close and re-open so I checked my development code and get this error: Game ended with bad ...
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I have a 24 gig RAM pc with intel Xeon and still get 3 fps on minecraft

I tried allocating 20 gigs to minecraft but it only uses about 1.
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Best option for recording Minecraft Server play?

I am planning on doing some server minecraft screen recording just for fun, and so I've been looking around at what there is to offer. I know FRAPS won't work on Ubuntu and I'd rather not spend the ...
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I'd like some help installing and running Minecraft on Lubuntu 13.10 [duplicate]

So, just today I installed Lubuntu 13.10 on my piece-of-crap laptop and I absolutely LOVE how fast it is. I installed Java 7 successfully, and I downloaded the Minecraft.jar (Minecraft fo ...
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Minecraft Launcher Crashing

I just downloaded Minecraft on Ubuntu 12.04 lts. The launcher opens, but when I click play, it crashes and reopens with this error report. ---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Surprise! Haha. Well, ...
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Trying to issue a command through a Launcher

So I am attempting to get a one click minecraft server. I have all the code, and all the programs, but cannot for the life of me work out why this won't work. So I have a launcher with this as the ...
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How to fix Minecraft showing as a grey question mark on the Launcher?

When I play Minecraft, the icon in the Unity Launcher for it is always a grey question mark. This has persisted from Minecraft 1.6.2 to 1.7.4. See this screenshot: How can this be fixed? I have ...
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Playing Minecraft in Ubuntu - Black lines

Help me please. Complete novice on Ubuntu ( on day 2 ) and trying to get this working for son for his christmas present ( one of many!!! ) I have Ubuntu 13.04 installed, have followed the ...
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Why does minecraft run so slow?

I played minecraft on this computer until it was updated to 13.04, now I get 1-5 frames per second. These are my specs. Memory:3.9 GiB Processor:Pentium(R) Dual-Core CPU E5500 @ 2.80GHz × 2 ...
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Can't make Minecraft executable [duplicate]

I've tried lots of things, but it just wouldn't work. I'm going to properties and then to permissions but the executable check box isn't there. All there is in the permissions tab is: general ...
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[screen is terminating], but never terminates

I recently ran into an issue on my Ubuntu 12.10 server that I can't seem to find a solution for. From my server I run a couple of Minecraft servers on different ports, usually to start the servers I ...
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Minecraft running slow

Guys i had installed ubuntu 13.10 and minecraft was running normal 30 fps. one day i had black screen problems so i reinstall my linux (format) and minecraft was running on 12 to 14 fps. i have ...
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gdebi-core isn't recognized as a command

I am trying to host a minecraft server and I found a pdf which tells me to do this: So I followed these commands but when I tried the command: gdebi-core webmin_1.620_all.deb I get the message: ...
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could not init GLX in minecraft

---- Minecraft Crash Report ---- // Daisy, daisy... Time: 11/10/13 1:51 AM Description: Initializing game org.lwjgl.LWJGLException: Could not init GLX at ...