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

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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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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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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 14....
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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 pc=...
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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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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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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 /etc/init/...
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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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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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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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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 what's happening, I'm on an HP ENVY TS15 laptop running 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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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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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 ...