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Since oil is hard to get and you need it to get fuel, how do I make oil wells generate more often?

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In order to increase Oil Well generation, you need to got the config file, goto buildcraft, then goto main.cfg, open it using notepad or something. scroll down to where it says D:oilWellGenerationRate=1.0, then just change the number to a number < 100. You MUST include the .0.

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be careful with this. Places that are already abundant in oil (like deserts) will pretty much become an.. oil biome. – Rapitor Jun 19 '14 at 18:57

You can go to the config file under AppData>.minecraft>config>buildcraft and set it to a number that is lower than 100. Setting it to a number above 10 usually means the world won't generate.

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This does not add anything new. – aytimothy Jan 2 at 10:12

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