How to Setup a Tekkit Classic Server on Ubuntu 16.10
What is Tekkit Classic?
Tekkit Classic is a modpack for the game everybody knows and loves; Minecraft. It contains some of the very best and most popular mods from the community for industrializing, automating and powering your worlds!
Recommended server requirements
- An Ubuntu 16.10 server.
- 4GB of RAM.
- Dual core processor.
You will need to have an active Java installation on your Vultr server in order to run the Tekkit Classic Server.
apt-get install openjdk-7-jre
Create a new folder on your server called "Tekkit".
Navigate into the newly created directory.
Download the required files for the Tekkit Classic server.
Unzip the file contents.
Start Tekkit Classic by running the
screen java -Xmx3G -Xms2GB - jar Tekkit.jar nogui
All finished, now what?
Congratulations on your fresh install of a Tekkit Classic server! You may now connect to it by typing in the IP address of your Vultr server instance in your Minecraft client. If you'd like to tweak some of the settings such as the port number, navigate to the Tekkit Classic server directory and type
nano server.properties. Inside here you can adjust the settings to your liking.
Enjoy and have fun!