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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 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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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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Strange router's firewall behavior on Linux

I have router, static ip and when I start Minecraft server on Windows, anyone can connect to it, but when I start server on Linux, only players from my local network can connect. And other players can ...
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How do I tell an app that the home folder is located somewhere else?

Here's the basic script from a batch file. I'm trying to do something similar to this, but on Linux that would tell Minecraft(Java) that the home folder was located somewhere else (like a flash ...
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Trying to edit installed files in RAM during a live CD Ubuntu session

I'm without a hard drive for the moment, and would like to install some mods on minecraft inside of my Ubuntu live usb. Unfortunately I can't find the files once minecraft has installed (and works). ...
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Minecraft server shortcut

I'm new here and I couldn't find this anywhere else. I wanted to write a quick bash script so I could stop having to copy/paste the following code into my linux server. screen -S MineCraft -d -m java ...
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Is it safe to use an SSD for a game server?

I am running a game server on an Ubuntu 11.04 box. The game is Minecraft. The biggest (smallest?) bottleneck for my server is the read/write/access time of data on the hard disk. I feel a SSD could ...
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Send command to daemon

I have a minecraft server running as a daemon. When you run it normally (not as a daemon), you can type commands into the console. How can you get to the console so I can send it commands while it's ...