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As seen in Creative mode, you could travel between different worlds or maps. I was wondering if such would be possible on SMP. I currently run Hey0.

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Nether is not possible at the moment (…) and there are no server commands as far as I know for changing maps. However, restarting your server to load a different map isn't the worst thing if you announce it to everyone in-game. – Sadly Not Dec 19 '10 at 23:20
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It's definitely planned, but not yet implemented as of right now. (This may change with the upcoming beta release, although I doubt it.)

As a matter of fact, portals to Nether are very likely to actually run in a separate server instances to be connected via this "travel" system.

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Which, I believe Notch stated, was the origin of portals to begin with. – Raven Dreamer Dec 19 '10 at 22:08
Thanks for your answer, it made it clear for me. – Deniz Zoeteman Dec 21 '10 at 15:49

If you run Hey0, theres a plugin that can do that.

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No, since this is for travelling between servers, not worlds. I would actually have to run two Hey0s on different ports. That is really bad. – Deniz Zoeteman Dec 21 '10 at 15:49

Portals to the Nether have now been implemented. Just set allownether=true in your file (IIRC, it's set that way by default). You do not need to start a second server.

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however, SMP in 1.6.5 has some serious issues but notch said "I’ll fix those next week" – Zommuter May 29 '11 at 8:05
@Tobias I keep hearing that but I haven't seen any serious bugs. what are they? – John the Green May 29 '11 at 13:05
@TobiasKienzler whoa that's some bug list! I guess I just got lucky! – John the Green May 29 '11 at 20:26

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