Feed the Beast is a popular Minecraft mod that combines various features from a huge number of mods. It adds features such as new items, new world generations, magic, and new technology.

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Feed the beast does not load latest MC version

So i had two versions of minecraft on my system. I overwritten one minecraft.exe since i had to manually download 1.6, at least it said so on the main minecraft screen. Then i downloaded feed the ...
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Is humus useless? What can i do with it?

In newest version on forestry used for ftb unleashed. Whats the point of being able to make humus if nothing uses it anymore? i have tons of humus and nothing i can use it with. x.x
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Unhinged: How to have reversable storage of excess mercury

After centrifuging a large amount of redstone, we're left with at least a stack of mercury cells. Is there anyway of emptying those cells and saving the mercury for later? Any method that consumes ...
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Making Raw Carbon Mesh with 9 Carbon Cells consumes the cells; intentional or bug?

(Minecraft Feed the Beast Unhinged 1.5.2) A variety of processes generate carbon cells, and combining nine of them in a crafting table creates a Raw Carbon Mesh, but no empty cells are returned. ...
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Can my Worktable forget its recipes?

I have a Forestry Worktable that I have used before, but now I'm using it for other things. It currently has its entire memory for previous recipes full. I'm only using it at this time to make one ...
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Feed The Beast pack won't start

My Feed the Beast mod pack crashes as soon as it finishes the "FTB" start page. I am on Mac OSX Lion, running Apple Java 6. It gives me no warning, it just closes randomly, like it can't open the ...
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Can Link Books be renamed?

Whenever I make a mystcraft linkbook its name is 'Linking Book'. Can I rename this book somehow so its name is one I can reference to easily? Note: The Anvil will do this, costing you seven levels, ...
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Why do nether portals sometimes not work for me?

Sometimes I walk into a Nether portal and it doesn't work. The screen gets all wavy, and then nothing happens. It just stays wavy. I don't change dimensions. This happens both ways, Nether to ...
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How do I enable permissions and groups across dimensions?

I am running a MCPC+ \ Feed The Beast (Forge) server. I am using the plugins Essentials, EssentialsChat, Group Manager, and MyMcAdmin to control everything. All my permissions and groups work in the ...
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How do Miner Trees work?

How exactly does a Miner Tree (Twilight Forest) work? Does it literally PULL ore from below it to the surface, thereby removing the ore that was below it, or does it COPY ore that is below it and ...
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Whats the point of a Bottler?

I don't see the point of a Bottler. All the things it puts into cans\cells other machines can put into cans\cells, usually the default machine that creates the substance. So what gives?
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Running Essentials on FTB Unleashed

I'm fairly new to running my own server, but I decided to take the plunge and I'm currently developing a spawn on my new FTB Unleashed box. The issue I have is I really want to use Essentials - but I ...
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Why is my AE storage bus not inputting items?

I have barrels hooked up to my AE network using AE Storage Buses. If I remove an item that is stored in these barrels using my AE Access Terminal, it removes a stack of the barreled item and puts it ...
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How does energy loss work in Redstone Energy Conduits

In this situation you see I have my conduits linearly running along the line of engines. It says on the wiki that the conduits have a 5% energy loss, implemented at points where energy enters the ...
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What can I expect from a Minecraft Server running FTB with 3gbs of RAM?

My rented (fragnet) server has 3gb's of RAM. I have not the slightest clue what this means for my server. (This is the only information they freely give on the server, I'm in the process of attempting ...
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How do Gregtech machines explode from rain?

So I built a roof of leaves for my one house right? (I wanted to be different) Then it rained and I realized the leaves drip water when it rains, so I got worried about when I have machines in the ...
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Can you farm leaves?

Can I repeatedly shear tree leaves to get unlimited saplings? If so, would this work on Silverleaf Trees? Just to clarify, I was attempting at shearing leaves to get the leaf block AND a sapling, ...
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Are Turtle Charge Stations as inefficient as they seem?

The wiki states that Charge Stations refuel Turtles at a rate of 1EU\t. Some quick math shows this is 20 fuel per second, 1200 fuel per minute. I can give a turtle 1000 fuel instantly using a bucket ...
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Why do mobs have my gear?

I searched the wiki but there doesn't seem to be any mention of my particular topic. I somewhat un-commonly find zombies and skeletons with my EXACT gearset equipped. They have the same armor, and ...
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Are there any issues with storing ME storage devices in ME storage?

I haven't tried it because I'm afraid this kind of recursive storage might break something, but is there anything that could happen if I fully load a storage device using an ME I/O, then store the ...
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How do I drink milk in Feed The Beast?

I'm playing FTB Unhinged with some other mods thrown in, and whenever I attempt to drink a milk bucket, it pours the milk on the ground as if it were water. What am I doing wrong?
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What fuel sources will my turtle accept?

What fuel sources do turtles accept? It seems that they used to accept more sources than they do now, and by now I mean any of the 1.5.2 mods, and by before I mean pre-1.5.2 mods.
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What happens when a quarry mines a chest?

I have a quarry mining above an abandoned mine. There's a good chance eventually the quarry will mine a chest block. Will the quarry suck up the chest with its contents, or just the chest?
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Feed the Beast Unhinged Version History

My server is currently running FTB Unhinged version 1.0.1 I logged in today and noticed that for the first time ever FTB Unhinged is no longer a private code only pack, and it seems to be released to ...
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FTB Ultimate Server constantly giving “can't keep up!” errors

I am looking for some tips for getting a FTB Ultimate server server up to speed. I constantly get the "Can't Keep Up" messages. I am running a FTB ultimate 1.1.2 server on Windows 2008 R2, with an ...
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Which mod changes the bucket recepie?

Apparently in the new Feed the Beast Unhinged mod pack buckets require steel plates and a hammer. Which mod implements this change? This sounds like the kind of thing GregTech would do but I have been ...
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How do I manually install Feed the Beast Unhinged?

FTB Unhinged looks like its the mod pack I would like to run on my server. My server's control panel has a nifty mod installation section where it gives me a drop-down that lets me click whatever mod ...
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Why can I connect to my server using an internal IP and localhost, but not when I use my external IP?

I have made a Feed The Beast Ultimate server for a couple of friends. When I try to connect to it, it says connection refused:connect, which, according to this post mans that there is no server ...
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How to pump mercury into Industrial Grinder?

I've tried everything I can think of to put mercury in the Industrial Grinder. I'm using FTB Ultimate. I have a setup that pumps water in just fine. I have been unable to pump in liquid Mercury, or ...
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Is it possible to measure the liquid amount in Quantum Tanks?

I started using Quantum Tanks to store my liquids (FTB Ultimate pack). I use liquiducts to pipe the liquids from the Quantum Tanks to their target locations. Is there a way to measure/display/meter ...
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Allow others to use Op/Admin levers

Sorry if this is a simple question, but searching this forum and general googling wasn't yielding anything that seemed useful. Anyway, I am using the Yogcraft mod pack, and was wondering if there is ...
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How to control where items get stored?

If I have say wood in a chest with an IE Storage Bus hooked up to it, as well as the same type of wood in a barrel, how do I control where the item goes when I drop it into the network?
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Do drives fragment, and if so is there a way to defragment them automatically?

Let's say I have two drives liked this: Drive 1 99 cobble 1 wood Drive 2 1 cobble 99 wood Now, if I plug both drives into an empty, powered ME drive, would the system be smart enough to ...
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Best way to import from HDD to networked drive?

How would I transfer all contents out of the HDD onto the networked drive? I don't want to plug the HDD directly into the networked drive.
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How do I stop a system from overfilling a chest?

Ok I have a turtle mining, and filling Enderchest(a1) with it's payload. I have buildcraft pipes emptying Enderchest(a2) into Diamond chest(1). I wanted to have a second set of pipes emptying Diamond ...
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How to Efficiently Configure Working Item Counts From Applied Energistics

I'm just getting started on the AE mod in FTB Ultimate Mod Pack. I'm attempting to specify that I want to send all cobblestone, dirt, and gravel over 2048 blocks in the network, to my recyclers. ...
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Why Use EU to Power Quarry?

NOTE: I'm playing FTB Ultimate pack. I'm thinking my quarry is horrible powered and highly inefficient. Currently I'm using an Ender Tank pumping lava in from the Nether to power two Thermal ...
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How can you charge items with MJ?

This question has some controversy on how to charge a Power Tool from the Modular Powersuits mod. While it is commonly known that both EU, MJ, and UE can be used to charge it, I want to know how ...
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Is there a way to find the heritage of my bees?

I'm using feed the beast and am currently trying to efficiently use the bees added by forestry, extra bees and thaumic bees. I want to find all possible bee-breeds without looking them up, this ...
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Can I automate creating and placing TNT blocks in the Feed the Beast modpack?

I'm planning to create an automatic TNT cannon which can be reloaded without user intervention but I ran into a difficulty: the TNT needs to be reloaded into my gun. I can create a magazine but it ...
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Why can I place blocks but not water at my server's spawn?

I can't place water at my spawn. That makes sense. However I can break and place blocks. What gives? If I op myself I can then place water. If I de-op myself I cannot. However regardless of my ...
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Fastest way to Create Woven Silk?

I'm playing with the Minecraft FTB Ultimate pack, and I want to create a woven backpack, but I need woven silk. At first I was hoping to find a lot of jungle hives and get the Silky Combs, but after ...
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Is it possible to automate the winding up of a Clockwork Engine?

The clockwork engines in the 1.5.2 version of Forestry provide essentially unlimited power at the cost of winding them with right-clicking. Is there any way to automate these, maybe with turtles or ...
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How do Forestry Bee Comb production chance work?

For example, Exotic bee has a 30% chance in the database to produce a Silky Comb, but the Edenic bee (one evolution up) only has a 20% chance. I also notice that they have differing production speeds ...
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Why did my miner stop working?

It is named "Miner". Other than that I'm not sure if its a IC2, BC3 or some other miner. My Miner has hit bedrock, and will not retract. Why? I have removed the remaining pipes from the Miner unit ...
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What works with Vanilla Ender Chests in FTB?

In FTB, lots of items interact with chests, such as Miners. Which, if any, of these items also work with vanilla Ender Chests? Or conversely, which items do not work with vanilla Ender Chests? ...
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Checking amount of items in a barrel using computercraft

How can I use computers or turtles to check how many items and stacks are there in a barrel? (Is there any way even?) Im using MindCrack Feed the beast pack.
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Is it possible to use ComputerCraft to show the TPS of a server?

Sometimes a Minecraft server is running a bit slow. How slow? Well, that's what we want to know. With this program, we should be able to see what the currently Ticks Per Second (TPS) is on a nearby ...
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Regenerate ores in active minecraft map?

We have a server that is running the Direwolf20 modpack from Feed the Beast. When the server was started we decided to remove GregTech from the modpack. Well now we want to add GregTech back. The ...
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“Address family not supported by protocol family” error

When ever I try to login to a FTB server it says: Connection Lost: Address family not supported by protocol family: connect: java.net.SocketException: Address family not supported by protocol ...