TuxTwoLib

This library does nothing on it's own and is re-compiled every minecraft version to provide a stable API for several of my plugins of some craftbukkit internals.

Which Download do I Need?

All the downloads are versioned with the craftbukkit version they are for, followed by an optional revision number, and then build number. So if you are on Craftbukkit for Minecraft server version 1.4.4, you would look for a version like this: 1.4.4-b1, with the b1 being the build number. (Always get the version with the highest build number for your version of minecraft) If an incompatibility exists in the builds, it also has a number corresponding to the build, like this: 1.4.5-R0.2-b1 would be compatible for all of 1.4.5-R0.2 builds and up for that version of minecraft.

Features

  • Self aware auto updater will only update the plugin if there is an update available for your minecraft version.
  • Set it to auto update only on Minecraft version changing, whenever there is an update available, or not at all.
  • Will warn you upon login and in console when your version of Minecraft is incompatible with the version installed.
  • Will notify you when new updates are installed.
  • Provides a method for getting offline player data

Permissions

  • tuxtwolib.notices - User can recieve notices about new updates and incompatible Minecraft version errors.

Purpose

For Developers

A recent commit to CraftBukkit now requires any plugins that accesses native "net.minecraft.server" or "org.bukkit.craftbukkit" classes to modify its imports for every new Minecraft version update.
This library abstracts these native classes so that whenever Minecraft updates, only this library needs to be updated. Plugins which use this library can potentially be coded to be compatible with multiple versions of Minecraft.

For Server Admins

If you have multiple plugins that utilize native Minecraft code, you will now have to update each one of them for each update.
Fortunately, if you use any plugins which utilize this library, you only need to update one plugin for them. Just grab the version of this library made for your Minecraft version and you're done!

How to Use:

For Server Admins

  1. Download the correct version of this plugin for your Minecraft version. (follow the instructions above)
    • You can find the different versions of this plugin by clicking the "Files" tab above
    • Make sure you remember where you downloaded the file to!
  2. Select the file you just downloaded and "copy" it to your "/plugins" folder.
    • On Windows, you can use ctrl+c or right click then press "copy". Then use ctrl+v or right-click to paste it in the proper folder.
    • If you are using the terminal, you should know how to use the "cp" command or Midnight Commander.
    • If you need to use FTP, be sure to read the documentation. (connect to the correct IP, traverse directories, etc.)
  3. Run your server as you usually would.
    • Typically this involves a run script or an admin panel. (this part is very important)

For Developers

  1. Check through this library's JavaDocs to see if we have the hooks you require.
    • Because this library is new, it likely does not yet have the hooks you need.
    • If we do not have them, create a Support Ticket for an enhancement. We can add it in for you!
  2. If we do, just examine the JavaDocs and hook into it with your plugin.
    • Do not forget to add "depend: [TuxTwoLib]" to your plugin.yml! (This makes sure that the library is loaded before your plugin)
  3. On your plugin's description make sure you tell users that they need to have this library installed on their server!



JavaDocs: http://javadocs.yu8.me/tuxtwolib/

Thread on how to use the book API: http://forums.bukkit.org/threads/simple-temp-book-api.93562/
A lot of classes taken from: http://forums.bukkit.org/threads/lib-prettyscarylib.110164/

FAQ

Q. I'm getting this in my console: INFO java.lang.NoClassDefFoundError
A. You downloaded the wrong version of the library, or a version that's compatible with your version of minecraft isn't released yet. Please double check and make sure you got the right download.

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  • Avatar of Manercraft Manercraft Jun 29, 2015 at 14:04 UTC - 0 likes

    Can you become compatible with ParachutePlus ?

    Error: http://pastebin.com/sguvcF3c "Tux2.TuxTwoLib.TuxTwoInventoryPlayer.setItem(TuxTwoInventoryPlayer.java:73) [?:?]"

  • Avatar of HoligamerDev HoligamerDev Jun 16, 2015 at 14:17 UTC - 0 likes

    I cannot access the JavaDocs. Please fix that. :(

  • Avatar of PsychoLynx PsychoLynx Jun 06, 2015 at 21:00 UTC - 0 likes

    @Tux2: Go

    Thanks a million!

  • Avatar of Tux2 Tux2 Jun 06, 2015 at 20:40 UTC - 1 like

    Hey guys! I just published a version which works with 1.8.4, 1.8.5, 1.8.6, and 1.8.7! Yes, that's correct, 4 different versions in one plugin! The NMS hasn't changed so I just added a check into the plugin which will allow you to continue using the same version of the plugin on future versions which are NMS compatible.

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  • Avatar of PsychoLynx PsychoLynx Jun 01, 2015 at 19:03 UTC - 1 like

    @BoomerBR: Go

    Seconding that! 1.8.6 please :)

  • Avatar of BoomerBR BoomerBR May 25, 2015 at 18:33 UTC - 1 like

    1.8.6 out please update

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  • Avatar of The_PC_Tech_Guy The_PC_Tech_Guy May 24, 2015 at 04:20 UTC - 0 likes

    @MCTylerPVP: Go Ok - figured TuxTwoLib checks the MC version regardless. Afaik 1.8.5 doesn't have any sort of things like NMS changes, so I suppose it'd work.

    This account is so old that I don't even use that username anymore.
    I now go by "robomwm"

  • Avatar of MCTylerPVP MCTylerPVP May 23, 2015 at 09:35 UTC - 0 likes

    Mine still works with 1.8.5!

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  • Avatar of The_PC_Tech_Guy The_PC_Tech_Guy May 22, 2015 at 16:25 UTC - 1 like

    Oh look, 1.8.5 has been released, time to update again :P

  • Avatar of robertforveve robertforveve Apr 01, 2015 at 20:22 UTC - 0 likes

    @rheuer22: Go

    I think it's ok, same for me, i use MultiInv that use this plugin, and the multiinv plugin works so i think this also work.

Facts

Date created
Dec 08, 2012
Category
Last update
Jun 06, 2015
Development stage
Release
License
GNU Lesser General Public License version 3 (LGPLv3)
Curse link
TuxTwoLib
Downloads
355,030
Recent files

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