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How to make Kovacic's Mod Pack work on Ubuntu 14.04?

I wanna install some Minecraft (preferably 1.8 or later) mods,but when I tried to install just one mod with Forge,it crashed!So I searched for the easiest and safest way to install MC mods and I found ...
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Open source drivers Vsync

I have a question related to open source ATI drivers, I want to disable Vsync because it makes minecraft laggy (on Ubuntu 14.04). Can someone tell me how to do that? I've found this. But since I'm not ...
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How to render Minecraft on the GPU?

Hardware: Intel i7 AMD Radeon HD 6970 SSD with plenty of space 6 GB RAM Software OpenJDK 6, 7, and Oracle Java 7 (reproducible with all three) AMD Catalyst 12.8 and open source driver ...
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Liteloader doesn't work

I am using a 64-bit java Open JDK 8 on Ubuntu 14.10. I tried to run Liteloader and it doesn't work. I used java -jar liteloader1.7.10.jar, made it executable, and it still doesn't work.
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Lubuntu Minecraft Lag

So, I installed Ubuntu 14.10(Lubuntu 14.04) recently and I have a very big ass lag on Minecraft. RAM:2G Processor:2xIntel(R) Pentium(R) P6100 @ 2.00GHz Graphics:Intel HD Graphics Can you help me ...
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Minecraft and java troubles

I like to play Minecraft. But recently I can only be able to open Minecraft versions that is lower than 1.7.2. When I launch 1.7.2 the Minecraft didn't show that I have to upgrade the card. My OpenGL ...
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How can I install Minecraft?

I have tried many tutorials but none of them are clear enough. I have also tried installing it using Wine but it won't update and Wine goes gray and stops working. Does anybody know an easy way to ...
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How to add Minecraft to the Unity launcher?

I'm having trouble getting Minecraft to launch when I add it to the launcher. If the game is running, I can right click on the icon in the launcher and select "keep in launcher" and the icon stays, ...
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How do I run minecraft using a command

I am using SSR to record and I chose the option "record an opengl game" and I'm wondering what I put in the command spot:
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Run a command at boot [duplicate]

I'm still new to the Ubuntu / Linux OS. I currently run a Minecraft server from my Ubuntu 14.04.1 PC at home. Sometimes the power fluxes and forces the computer to shut down. I have the BIOS set to ...
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Will Sun's Java be available from Canonical's partner repository?

I just discovered that Oracle's (Sun's) Java6 has vanished from the Canonical's partner repository. Before Java was taken from all repositories I had purchased Minecraft for play in Ubuntu. After ...
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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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Cant install Java on Wand Board Quad running Ubuntu 12.04

I picked up the Wand Board and was curios to see on how well it can perform as a Minecraft Server. So i downloaded the JDK 8 from the official site for ARM and extracted it to my OPT folder, after ...
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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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I cannot find .minecraft folder to install mods

I'm kinda new on this, and need some help. I had MC on my windows with mods, when changing to Ubuntu I got the same version. I tried to install the mods I had on my windows but I cannot make it work, ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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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Trouble hosting a Minecraft server

I've been trying to host a Minecraft server for some time now. I'm practically a complete beginner with Linux thus far, so you may have to explain things to me a bit. I was able to host servers on ...
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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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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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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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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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How can I speed up minecraft after buying more RAM?

My Acer C7 is running Chrubuntu. After I bought an 8GB ram extension, Minecraft is still running with only 5-9 fps. My system shows 9.4 Gigs of ram running, but this still makes no difference to ...
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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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Ubuntu 12.04: Minecraft's FPS is limited at 30 FPS

Recently, I decided to dual boot Windows 7 with Ubuntu. Ubuntu's great. It's very fast and easy to use. The only problem I'm having at the moment is running Minecraft. See, Minecraft runs at a smooth ...
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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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Minecraft Lag/Low FPS on 13.04 (problem didn't exist on 11.10)

In Minecraft I am getting un-playable frame rates. My system is way over the recommended specs. Below are my specs: Geforce GTX 560 and Geforce GTX 460 in an SLI AMD Phenom II X6 1100T Processor 8GB ...
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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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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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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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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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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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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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How to use Gamecaster to record minecraft? [closed]

I have installed Gamecaster on Ubuntu 12.04 64-bit and would like to use it to record my minecraft window. How would I do this?
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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 ...