Package Details: minecraft latest-25

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Package Base: minecraft
Description: An open-world game whose gameplay revolves around breaking and placing blocks
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Keywords: game minecraft
Licenses: custom
Submitter: BombStrike
Maintainer: BombStrike
Last Packager: BombStrike
Votes: 600
Popularity: 4.695188
First Submitted: 2010-08-05 16:24
Last Updated: 2016-09-12 02:31

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Brottweiler commented on 2016-10-27 16:25

@s123 This is only the launcher... when you run it, the launcher will download the version you want to use.

s123 commented on 2016-10-27 16:24

Will the recent version be available? I want to play singleplayer maps, few of them require at least 1.7.7 and one 1.10.4...

altermetax commented on 2016-10-10 15:39

What about making it available with Java 1.8 instead of Java 1.7? It's fully working (I use Java 1.8 to play).

yukixz commented on 2016-09-18 12:16

@BombStrike yep. With XIM env & fcitx, typing CJK in launcher is OK.

BombStrike commented on 2016-09-15 02:20

@yukixz back when I added those env variables the launcher didn't even allow you to type or do anything if iBus or similar was running, when I tried the current one everything seems to be working fine (though indeed it won't take the IM input) so no need to keep those

yukixz commented on 2016-09-13 12:52

@BombStrike Sorry bro. IM support is only available for windows, but minecraft seems work normally with XIM env.

BombStrike commented on 2016-09-12 02:31

Updated package

* Remove IM override (thanks @yukixz)
* Use cached launcher when available (thanks @mad-murdock)
* Updated license to latest version

yukixz commented on 2016-09-08 14:37

Minecraft support CJK and IM after v1.9.
Please remove `unset XMODIFIERS GTK_IM_MODULE QT_IM_MODULE` from `/usr/bin/minecraft`.

mad-murdock commented on 2016-03-13 09:10

To be able to start minecraft offline and/or to save some bandwith with skipping the download of the launcher each start, I would suggest changing /usr/bin/minecraft to


# fix for users of special IM modules

if [ -e ~/.minecraft/launcher.jar ]; then
exec java -jar ~/.minecraft/launcher.jar $@
exec java -jar /usr/share/minecraft/Minecraft.jar $@

hobarrera commented on 2016-03-04 02:26

What error did you get, or what problem are you encountering? It's not clear at which point you're having issues, so it's hard to say what you should do.

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