0

So I'm running Ubuntu Server 12.04 in VirtualBox and trying to host a server in it. I literally got everything set up, installed, and it's perfect. I forwarded my ports to 25565 TCP and UDP with this command:

-A INPUT -p tcp --dport 25565 -j ACCEPT

-A INPUT -p udp --dport 25565 -j ACCEPT

I read that you must not use anything below Java 6, so I'm using Java 8 now. Still didn't work. I've done everything I could find and I've spent a good day or two.

Please help, I forgot to mention. I have Bridged Connection set up too.

0

I'm not familiar with the commands you used to forward the ports.

I'm running a Minecraft server in an Xubuntu guest OS. When I set up port forwarding I assigned my virtual machine a static IP and then made the necessary changes for port forwarding using the router's admin page (typically -- log into 192.168.1.1 but check your router user guide / manual).

You don't need Java 8. Just install the latest Java 6 or Java 7 and you'll be fine.

Your Answer

By clicking “Post Your Answer”, you agree to our terms of service, privacy policy and cookie policy

Not the answer you're looking for? Browse other questions tagged or ask your own question.