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A Beginner’s Guide to Writing Minecraft Plugins in JavaScript by Walter Higgins

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Chapter 2. Setting Up ScriptCraft

In the previous chapter you downloaded and installed CanaryMod, a customizable Minecraft server. In this chapter, you’ll install ScriptCraft—a server plugin that lets you write your own plugins using the JavaScript programming language.

What Is ScriptCraft?

ScriptCraft is a plugin for Minecraft that lets you create plugins using JavaScript instead of Java. It is a server plugin, which means it is installed on a server (CanaryMod) but once installed can be used by all players connected to that server. I created ScriptCraft for several reasons:

Image To make it easier for myself to create Minecraft mods

To make it ...

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