Posts Tagged: minecraft

Minecraft Spigot Server on CentOS 7

I’m just recording some notes here on the steps I took to run a Minecraft (Spigot) server on a CentOS 7 server. Install Pre-requisites

Get Java You could try using OpenJDK with

[/crayon] Or visit the Oracle website agree to the license agreement and download the jdk-8u131-linux-x64.rpm file. Copy that file to your server using SCP and… Read more »

Minecraft Overviewer

Minecraft Overviewer

Just some instructions to remind myself how I got the Minecraft Overviewer working on CentOS.

Now create a config file to tell Overviewer where the assets (texture images etc) are:

Then run Overviewer telling it the location of your config file:

After some time the overviewer map should be created. The… Read more »

Minecraft Server on CentOS 6

I downloaded the minecraft server package and extracted it to /opt/minecraft I installed screen and Java (OpenJDK) using yum as follows:

The SysV init startup scripts provided on the Wiki didn’t work for me so I cobbled the following together which works for me. Anyone else wishing to use this should set the variables… Read more »