Install and Optimize Minecraft! Edit on GitHub

Alright! Hitch on and let’s go on!

Debian and Ubuntu

  First, you will need Java runtime.

sudo apt-get install openjdk-8-jre

So, you want oracle runtime instead? But…. fine….
Get the repository and install the package.

sudo apt-add-repository ppa:webupd8team/java
sudo apt-get update
sudo apt-get install oracle-java8-installer

You will then download the launcher. Go to the page to download or…


Now run the file! Log in with your username and password and start playing!

This article was contributed by kylerschin.

Article last modified: 2017-10-18