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toolmania1
December 8th, 2010, 03:48 PM
Do I need Wine to install and use Minecraft?

toolmania1
December 8th, 2010, 03:51 PM
Is the information in this post that says I don't need Wine true? I only need java?

http://askubuntu.com/questions/5558/how-to-install-minecraft

sikander3786
December 8th, 2010, 03:55 PM
What is the extension of setup/installation file? .exe or something else?

Valthar
December 8th, 2010, 04:02 PM
http://minecraft.net/download/Minecraft.jar?v=1291820446465
Download that, right click it and choose the java version to run it with

You do not need wine at all.

efikkan
December 8th, 2010, 08:41 PM
It works with Sun's Java at least. Install it in the software center and then right click on the downloaded jar file and select 'Run with Sun Java 6 Runtime' or write in terminal:
java -jar Minecraft.jar

nicolastraffic1
December 8th, 2010, 09:59 PM
there is no need wine to install.