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    Minecraft Ubuntu Black Screen

    I have followed loads of tutorials, the launcher of Minecraft opens, but once i have logged in it presents me with a black screen. Does anyone have any ideas why this could be?

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    Re: Minecraft Ubuntu Black Screen

    I get these errors:

    Exception in thread "main" java.lang.ClassNotFoundException: net.minecraft.LauncherFrame
    at java.net.URLClassLoader$1.run(URLClassLoader.java: 366)
    at java.net.URLClassLoader$1.run(URLClassLoader.java: 355)
    at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
    at java.net.URLClassLoader.findClass(URLClassLoader.j ava:354)
    at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(ClassLoader.java:4 23)
    at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadClass(ClassLoader.java:3 56)
    at Loader.load(Loader.java:25)
    at Loader.main(Loader.java:19)

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    Re: Minecraft Ubuntu Black Screen

    Try this first:
    !!-BLACK SCREEN FIX-!!
    1) Download Maverik Java Monkey Engine libraries
    32bit: http://mirrors.kernel.org/ubuntu/pool/universe/l/lwjgl/liblwjgl-java-jni...
    64bit: http://mirrors.kernel.org/ubuntu/pool/universe/l/lwjgl/liblwjgl-java-jni...
    2) Extract the Debian package
    32bit: dpkg -x liblwjgl-java-jni_2.4.2+dfsg-3_i386.deb /tmp/lwjgl
    64bit: dpkg -x liblwjgl-java-jni_2.4.2+dfsg-3_amd64.deb /tmp/lwjgl
    3) Move liblwjgl.so to Minecraft folder
    # mv /tmp/lwjgl/usr/lib/jni/liblwjgl.so ~/.minecraft/bin/natives
    4) Download Java Monkey Engine binary package
    http://code.google.com/p/jmonkeyengi...n.zip&can=2&q=
    5) Extract Java Monkey Engine binary pacakge and change to its folder
    # unzip jME2_0_1-StableDistribution.zip && cd jME2_0_1-StableDistribution/jME2_0_1-StableDistribution/
    6) Replace jar files in the Minecraft folder
    # mv lib/lwjgl/jinput.jar ~/.minecraft/bin/
    # mv lib/lwjgl/lwjgl.jar ~/.minecraft/bin/
    # mv lib/lwjgl/lwjgl_util.jar ~/.minecraft/bin/
    7) Copy library files to the Minecraft folder
    # mv lib/lwjgl/native/linux/lib*.* ~/.minecraft/bin/natives
    8) Launch minecraft
    # java -jar .minecraft/minecraft_name.jar
    Pick a nickname (for LAN Server games), Login with blank credentials and select "Play offline"
    Then, are you using Java from Oracle? or OpenJDK? I would recommend Java from Oracle. How to (JRE v6, yes you can install version 7 but some people report it works best with v6 still.

    1) Add the Canonical Partner Repository (For Ubuntu\Mint users) and Update
    Code:
    sudo add-apt-repository "deb http://archive.canonical.com/ percise partner" && sudo apt-get update
    2) Install Java6 Runtime Environment
    Code:
    sudo apt-get install sun-java6-jre
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    Re: Minecraft Ubuntu Black Screen

    I used the command you put at the bottom to first install java, or something similar to that.

    Sorry, this is my first time using Ubuntu, ever.
    And i have no idea what im really doing

    Upon typing
    dpkg -x liblwjgl-java-jni_2.4.2+dfsg-3_i386.deb /tmp/lwjgl

    I get

    error: failed to read archive `liblwjgl-java-jni_2.4.2+dfsg-3_i386.deb': No such file or directory

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    Re: Minecraft Ubuntu Black Screen

    When i launch Minecraft from the terminal, i get these errors when i get the black screen:


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    Setting user: EvilLittleMonkey, -2765150666204540422
    Exception in thread "Minecraft main thread" java.lang.UnsatisfiedLinkError: /home/luke/.minecraft/bin/natives/liblwjgl.so: libjawt.so: cannot open shared object file: No such file or directory
    at java.lang.ClassLoader$NativeLibrary.load(Native Method)
    at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadLibrary1(ClassLoader.jav a:1939)
    at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadLibrary0(ClassLoader.jav a:1864)
    at java.lang.ClassLoader.loadLibrary(ClassLoader.java :1825)
    at java.lang.Runtime.load0(Runtime.java:792)
    at java.lang.System.load(System.java:1059)
    at org.lwjgl.Sys$1.run(Sys.java:69)
    at java.security.AccessController.doPrivileged(Native Method)
    at org.lwjgl.Sys.doLoadLibrary(Sys.java:65)
    at org.lwjgl.Sys.loadLibrary(Sys.java:81)
    at org.lwjgl.Sys.<clinit>(Sys.java:98)
    at org.lwjgl.opengl.Display.<clinit>(Display.java:129 )
    at net.minecraft.client.Minecraft.a(SourceFile:148)
    at net.minecraft.client.Minecraft.run(SourceFile:554)
    at java.lang.Thread.run(Thread.java:722)

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    Re: Minecraft Ubuntu Black Screen

    Minecraft

    If your looking to install Minecraft on Ubuntu 12.04 many of us are using the how to on this page

    To open a terminal press ctrl+alt+t all at the same time. Then cut and paste the following commands into the terminal window one box at a time.

    http://modifyubuntu.com/#minecraft

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