After playing some games created by server members in Minecraft, I decided to write some new plugins to make the games more fun and enjoyable. I am currently working on IronBall, a version of soccer for Minecraft. This plugin should serve as the fun replacement for War when it’s ready. New versions of core software [...]
I just had to renew cmastudios.me today, and cannot believe it has been a year already. The time has gone by so fast. Note that the server is more than a year old, as I used to run it on a free subdomain before I bought this website.
Dubbed “the Pretty Scary Update”, Minecraft patch 1.4.2 was released today. This update includes a large amount of new content. Unfortunately, it did not include the Official Modding API, (thanks jeb for delaying it yet again). This means that the server will be a temporary vanilla server until the server modifications reelase a stable update.
As of September 25, cmastudios server is now hosted on a Xen VPS in Chicago! This should improve the speed of the website and the server, as the host uses an Xeon chip instead of my 5 year old Pentium. The address has not changed, just connect with `cmastudios.me’ like normal.
Earlier today, my entire server system froze. I was able to execute a command, but there was no output for a minute and my minecraft server would not respond. I was able to check processes, though, and noticed a ton of processes from the web server. After hard-resetting the server and waiting 20 minutes for [...]
I promised that I would allow people to download the save used when 1.3 first came out till Bukkit released a recommended build. It became much larger than I expected it would be (156 MB). You will need a BitTorrent program to download it, because I can’t put the download directly on my site due [...]