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Port forwarding in a network with 2 routers

I am starting a minecraft server for me and some friends. Everything works as far as I can join and play in it when I use my internal ip (192.168.1.126), but I need to forward port 25565 so my friends ...
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GPU lockup / reboot while playing Minecraft on Win 10 preview

Alright, so I've experienced this problem previously, and found a solution, but said solution no longer works. When I had this problem before, I found that it was due to my dual monitor setup in ...
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Why games with low system requirements are lagging?

I got a HP laptop and I dual-boot Windows 7 Ultimate 64-bit with Kali Linux 64-bit.I installed Minecraft and Counter Strike to see how they are running and both of them were lagging a lot.I couldn't ...
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Random DNS resolution failures

I have a minecraft server setup. I have set my NS records to point to cloudflare's DNS, and I've created an SRV record which points to a CNAME record setup on another one of my domains. This cname in ...
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How to make sure kid completes an online lesson before allowing (unrestricted) computer use?

I would like my kid to complete an online lesson from this website: http://www.typingweb.com/ before allowing him to use the computer (specifically: playing Minecraft!). Is there any way to do this? ...
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JRE 7 VS JDK 7 (The jdk seems to have priority over the jre)

So I installed the JRE 7 for Minecraft and the JDK 7 for programming and when I'm not programming I want to play some craft but it seem's that having both the JDK and JRE conflicts and my Minecraft ...
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Have domain name point to different IP on different port

If I have a domain name, can I have it point to a specific IP for port 80 for a website, and a different IP for, lets say, a Minecraft server? Lets say I have a domain called "foo.com". The website ...
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Java errors with Minecraft

When i run Minecraft or any modloader application namely FTB. I get these constantly: java.net.SocketException: Permission denied: connect. Can't get input stream from URL! ...
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java app running in screen starts a process and this child is NOT in screen

I'm running a spigot server in screen, it is a java app. When it crashes and goes down gracefully it calls a restart script as a last action. This script simply contains a java -jar spigot.jar. The ...
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Proxying Minecraft through a SSH tunnel

My setup is this: My computer has a Minecraft server running on it, listening to port 25565. It is protected by a firewall, so can not be accessed externally (and I have no control over port ...
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How do I use a list of filenames to find a folder on my hard drive, that contains most matches of these filenames?

I need a program that will use a list of file names to find a folder on my hard drive that contains the most of these filenames. Long story short I made a giant map. This map was live and got ...
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Minecraft EXCEPTION_ACCES_VIOLATION

For a long time, I've been playing Minecraft fine. But after I tried to connect to a locally hosted and modded server of a friend of mine (Using Evolve http://evolvehq.com), I haven't been able to ...
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Minecraft EXCEPTION ACCESS VIOLATION

When I run any version of Minecraft, I receive an error EXCEPTION ACCESS VIOLATION. It occurs usually on the mojang screen but it also happens in game if I get past this point. Interestingly, I can ...
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What would cause nVidia to produce this error when I run minecraft with HD textures?

I am hoping there is someone who has any idea what this error is all about. I am trying to use a 128x texture pack. Specifically SphaxPureBDcraft 128x. I can use the base 128x resource pack with no ...
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Problems with MySQL [Minecraft]

I get an error with MySQL. My servers crash every day having something to do about Java. But this one was different. Error: http://pastebin.com/n2xLY50L Edit: I also have two values put in my ...
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What minimal laptop requirements, so I can play Sims 3 and/or Minecraft?

I have no experience with gaming on PC, but want to buy my daughter laptop. She wants to play Minecraft and Sims 3. I found some page, but it says I need "2.4 GHz" CPU. Which is usually not an option. ...
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Port-forwarding: different ports in router log?

My friend cannot connect to my minecraft server. How do the the different ports shown in my router's log affect port forwarding? What can I change to allow my friend connect to my server? I believe ...
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Windows 7 starts with 1.5gb of ram missing, hindering minecraft memory usage

I tried to search for an answer, but couldn't find one. On my computer there's a lot of ram non-free and not shown in task manager under processes. Minecraft requires a lot of memory. I have 8 ...
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How to fix my internet connection/bad ping

First of all thanks for any help! To start with, my internet speeds are bad (3 down and 3/4 up) I can normally play Minecraft with very little lag (me and my 2 bros that play). Recently my Internet ...
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Your AHK script for javaw priority?

I would like to know something for minecraft. Following your post here : How can I automatically change the priority of Javaw.exe when loading Minecraft? . Which AHK script you used for change the ...
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Minecraft restart with CRON

I have a java-based minecraft server, launched with screen on linux server. To restart server manually I need to login over SSH then write something like this : screen -x --opens screen with the ...
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Launch Minecraft 1.7.2 From Batch File and change Username

Near the start of the year I made a series of little batch scripts allowing people to run minecraft off of their usbs and not leave anything on the computer (symlink from %appdata%/.minecraft to ...
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How can I start a server with Automator? (Mac)

I have a Minecraft Server (kill me, right?) and I have a bash script to go along with it. Basically, right now I do this: Open Terminal cd to /path/to/my/server/ bash start.sh And voila. My ...
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See all output from commands performed inside screen

I am using screen (http://www.gnu.org/software/screen/manual/screen.html) to access my minecraft console. I created a server in /etc/init.d, and have minecraft running in the background. Then, to ...
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How to run app on startup as different user?

I have MineCraft server, and I need run it every time I start Debian. I solved it, but it always run as root. I need it run as normal user.
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How to launch minecraft 1.7.2 from Terminal / Command Line

I've been playing with the new Yggdrasil authserver that mojang created and I have been learning how to get authentication keys etc. Now I want to know how I can launch minecraft from terminal ...
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How to run a program and get its PID in the background

I have a Minecraft server startup script that looks like this: #!/bin/bash cd "$(dirname "$0")" exec java -Xmx4096M -Xms4096M -jar minecraft_server.jar How do I get java process's PID while being ...
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Install Minecraft server on Centos

For the past 3 weeks, my 10 year old daughter begged me to build her a a minecraft/bukkit server, and I am attempting to do so on my on VPS running Centos6.4. I am following ...
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Save and use handle to application console output

I have a server (Bukkit server, written in Java) and I'm runing it on remote Windows XP machine. I'd use this to launch the server: start start_bukkit.bat This will create new instance of command ...
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Minecraft server not working

I have a minecraft server that used to work just fine. However, lately I created a small server for me and my friend to play on. I typed in localhost, and he typed in my ip. I could join my own server ...
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How to regulate this weird installer?

My sister plays Minecraft using her user account on the family Windows XP computer, and sometimes another computer (Win7). The client she uses is from here. The installer is very weird for several ...
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How do I block HTTP traffic to a single file address, not the entire domain, without a browser-specific program?

I like playing an older version of Minecraft, 1.5.2, but there is a newer version available; and at the title screen, there is a nagging message saying that 1.6.2 is available for download. In this ...
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Minecraft Server Assistance Needed

I am a college student who likes to play mine craft with my friends. Unfortunately our laptops are monitored (using DYKnow). I have a Gopro hero 3 that has inbuilt Wi-Fi. We tried using that to play ...
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Minecraft Keeps Replacing JAR

I don't want to keep creating new profiles for the new launcher. I just want to replace the .jar. But it always re downloads the original files. Why? Is there a way to avoid this? So, basically. I ...
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Accelerated OpenGL Mode not working on Windows 8 (Driver Issue)

I am trying to run a game called Minecraft, and I am having some trouble with it. I was able to run it a month ago, but it just stopped working. I have tried updating all of my drivers. I ran the ...
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Execute command in cmd once every hour

I've setup Minecraft with Dynmap and it works like it should. Though I would like it to run a specific command every hour. I start the server by running a file called run.bat which looks like this ...
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Can I use a VPN to trick minecraft into connecting via LAN?

I recently purchased Minecraft for a younger cousin of mine. Her best friend and Minecraft playmate is another cousin. However, they live in two separate houses. In the interest of setting up a ...
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Better configuring my firewall for Minecraft

Not long ago I purchased a new server, and I'm planning on running a Minecraft server on it. Now I'm trying to better configure my firewall to stop DDoS attacks on my server while running the ...
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How to discover what is killing a process?

I have a minecraft server running in a VPS and sometimes my server is being killed unexpectedly. I don't believe this is a java error because no error is thrown and this happens when the server is ...
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SSH Screens with Minecraft Server

I have just started to learn ssh. I installed everything needed, started my minecraft server, can join it, see all commands though console, ect. But when I leave the screen and close the Terminal I ...
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Download a file from the latest stable Jenkins build

Using a batch file and wget/curl, how can I download the Multiverse-Core-.jar from here? http://ci.onarandombox.com/job/Multiverse-Core/lastStableBuild/artifact/target/ I want to use the timestamping ...
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Using minecraft server with screen

I would like to have remote console access to my minecraft/bukkit server. I want it running in a local console, but at the same time accesible via ssh/telnet. I have heard that screen can supply the ...
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How to pass command to running java application using a batch file

He this my seem a little basic and simple but I never did this before. I have this minecraft server and It starts up wit a batch file containing: java -Xms1012M -Xmx1012M -jar ...
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Minecraft (Java) frequently loosing connection on Windows 7

Minecraft, a Java client application, is frequently losing connection with the message "Internal exception: java.net.SocketException: Software caused connection abort: socket write error" or the ...
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Enable Minecraft with Parental Controls

My kids (somehow) talked me into installing Minecraft on my iMac. I have separate accounts for them with the Parental Controls feature enabled for each account. When they start up Minecraft on their ...
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Minecraft and Networking

I am a college student on a small campus. The school's network is set up like so: one single router with a bunch of different subnets connected to it. A friend and I would like to play Minecraft, and ...
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Removing white dots displayed between blocks in Minecraft on a Mac

How do I remove the faint white dots between the Obsidian? I'm on a Mac, Google was no help, and I know about anti-aliasing. Here's the image: (Look closely, and open the image in another tab or ...
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Computer crashes after playing Minecraft in fullscreen mode

What is happening is if I play Minecraft in fullscreen mode for too long, my computer will suddenly, with out warning go completely blank. The computer sounds like it is still on and running fine, but ...
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Minecraft servers - 1 external IP, 2 servers, 2 ports - avoid specifying port in game - SRV record

I have two minecraft servers, on sub-domains. www.server1.example.com and www.server2.example.com. server1 is port 25565, server2 is port 25566. When users want to connect to a non-default port in ...
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Can't host any server, ports blocked from external requests by accessible via LAN

I am running a Minecraft server hosted at TCP 25565 which I can access via LAN, but cannot be reached externally. I am not using any router and it is connected to an RG-Box Allied Telesis ...