Guide – How To Start – Minecraft Bedrock Game Server on CentOS 8.2 on Amazon

Minecraft is a sandbox video game. Since it has been ported to several other platforms and is the best-selling video game of all time. In Minecraft, players explore a blocky, procedurally-generated 3D world with infinite terrain, and may discover and extract raw materials, craft tools, and items, and build structures or earthworks.

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How to start and connect to Minecraft Bedrock Edition Server for CentOS 8.2

  1. To start the server, you just need to start the VM.
  2. Run your client to play the Minecraft Bedrock Edition.
  3. Click “Play” on the main menu.
  4. Go to the “Servers” tab and click “Add Server”.
  1. In the appeared window, in the “Server Name” field name the server as you like.
  2. In the “Server Address” field enter the IP address of the VM and click “Play”. The “Port” field leave with no changes.

Сonfiguration and connection to the server using PuTTY

To connect to the VM, you should generate a “Private Key” in advance. This can be done using the following instruction (by choosing the “file format:” option “.ppk” in point 3).

Guide – How To – Create and use Key Pair to connect to a VM

  1. Download and run Putty
  2. Go to the “SSH” section in the left panel and then to “Auth”.
  1. In the “Auth” section, click “Browse” and specify the path to the .ppk file you received earlier.
  2. Go to the home page of “Session”, enter the IP address of the VM and click “Open”.
  1. In the opened console you will need to enter the login centos.
  2. To manage the server, you can use the commands described in the basic usage tab on the page –

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