Minecraft in Ubuntu: Installation using a simple script

Still install Minecraft on Ubuntu it is not precisely a difficult task, the simpler the procedure the better, especially in the face of novice users. And nothing easier to install the popular video game than a simple one script.

The script, written by Cassidy James and Cody Garver, is called Unofficial Minecraft Installer, is completely free and has a repositories hosted on Launchpad, so to use it just add the PPA (valid for Ubuntu 12.10, 12.04 and 13.04):

sudo add-apt-repository ppa:minecraft-installer-peeps/minecraft-installer

Refresh local information:

sudo apt-get update

And perform the installation:

sudo apt-get install minecraft-installer

The script connects directly to the official server, downloading all the files needed to run the game. Also, if it is no longer there, install it OpenJDK 7.

When finished all you have to do is run the game application and then enter our credentials. The script adds, in addition to the launcher, quick lists for the screenshot folder, textures, and video game wiki.

More information – Minecraft on Ubunlog
font – Web Upd8

Related Posts

Next Post

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *

You might also like

Welcome Back!

Login to your account below

Create New Account!

Fill the forms below to register

Retrieve your password

Please enter your username or email address to reset your password.