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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How to add Plugins to a server thats already gone live.

Hello all i have a small ftb server and i have had it up and running for a good month or so and dedicated players, but most would like to see the essentials and other plugins added due to lag issues ...
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In Direwolf20, Minefactory Harvester Has No Jungle Wood Option

I am attempting to make a cocoa farm, and I noticed that the Minefactory Reloaded harvester is missing the button for Jungle Wood. When given jungle wood and cocoa beans, in its radius, it harvests ...
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Minecraft - Agrarian skies - world seed

After reading this question I understand agrarian skies modpack generates the world with nothing in it. I recently found a world seed with multiple small biomes very close to each other, an ideal ...
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How can I quickly dig out 3 chunks for my basement in FTB Infinity Evolved?

I'm expanding my 1 chunk house to a 4 chunks house. I need to excavate an 3 chunk hole for my 3 floors basement (4 chunks total less 1 chunk already built). My first thought was using a filler from ...
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Basalz Powder glitch?

I'm noticing three floating Basalz powders near my base. They weren't there a couple days ago and just suddenly appeared out of nowhere. Doesn't seem to be anything I can do to clear them away. The ...
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How do you make an eternal night world using mystcraft?

I've searched the FTB wiki and many other sites and have yet to find out how to make a world that has eternal night. Any help?
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Can I get my AE2 network to see what's in my logistic pipes network?

I have a big Logistics Pipes (LP) network setup, and I'm moving over to an AE2 network, and I want to connect them together. I found this tutorial, and it half works. Through the request pipe I'm able ...
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How to make a turtle run a program over the Modem API in computercraft

I have an advanced computer with a wireless modem in my world as well as several Wireless turtles. Now I want to sent a program from that computer to the turtle and run it. I looked up the modem API ...
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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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Trying to move player inventories in FTB Infinity Evolved

Soo, a few weeks into our gameplay in this modpack we discovered a corrupted chunk, and now its unbearable to play in the server as of lag. After some testing we realized that the world itself was ...
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Machines keep using power

Some machines tend to be "always on" and constantly draw energy from my batboxes that get fed by fossil fuel. It took me a while (and thus many stacks of coal) to find out that these machines keep ...
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What is the difference between vanilla Minecraft and FTB?

What is the difference between vanilla and FTB Minecraft? I was playing Minecraft and my brother asked if it was vanilla or FTB and I said I didn't know. So now I am asking this site to see what the ...
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How can I conveniently dump a backpack or bag of holding?

After completing some odd quests to get a special sword, I found myself loving bags of all varieties. Sometimes, I just get the urge to put on some pink leather armor, and prance around while I fill ...
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Why have I suddenly started automatically drinking water when I look at it?

I'm playing the Blast Off! modpack from Feed The Beast. I'm pretty far into the game and recently out of no where I've begun drinking from water source blocks automatically when I look at them. I ...
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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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Which honeycombs produce beeswax?

I have an automatic system for several tipe of combs I want to procces. But I need to know which combs produce beeswax because I need to sort them out of the system. Which combs produce beeswax? I ...
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Sharing a FTB LAN world when one of us is offline [duplicate]

Me and my friend are using Tunngle to play FTB together using lan. When my friend is unavailable to host I had the idea for him to share the world save on Google Drive. This way I could play the game ...
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Is there a mass use for rubber or sticky resin?

I have a system that automatically produces rubber from my river bees. I need the clay dust to make iridium so the rubber is a byproduct but I was wondering if there is any mass use for rubber? I ...
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Detecting low durability item minecraft

I'm playing Feed The Beast Infinity Evolved, and am trying to use autonomous activators to place, and break ores using fortune III pick(s). I would like to detect when the pick is below a durability ...
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What is the lava thing for in the industrial centrifuge

In the gui for the industrial centrifuge there is a lava area. what is it used for? Can I speed up the machine this way?
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Any way to save state of Minecraft in case I die?

While lagging, a regular creeper hugged me and I died. If this lag were to happen again, how can I ensure that the game is saved before I die? I did not delete the world where this occurred, I just ...
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Why is iridium so important?

So what's the deal with iridium. Why is it so importand to everybody that i see on youtube. Is it something magical?
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Is there a Feed The Beast bee breeding flowchart?

I need a flowchart of some kind to see how to get to certain bees. Does anybody has a flowchart or an app in which I can see the certain bees and how to get them?
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How can I recover my Minecraft game, after I loaded it without Biomes a plenty?

I accidentally loaded a save game without Biomes a plenty loaded in my Feed the Beast launcher (I forced an update. For somereason that disabled that mod!) I crashed to the ground and died as my Fir ...
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How do I safely energize a hungry node without risk of degrading the node or worse?

Turns out, we have a lunatic on our server. He went and actually captured this thing, and has been feeding it ever since: Yes, that's a hungry node that has been fed a steady diet of crafting ...
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How to build a Quarry of a size larger than 64x64 in Feed the Beast?

Please explain with screenshots how to do this and how and in which order and where I have to place and activate the quarry and the landmarks. I have read that this is possible, but I fail at ...
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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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How can I get the item name on top of the screen back in FTB Infinity Evolved?

I accidentally pushed a button and now I can't see the little description that displays at the top of the screen when you look at a block. What should I do? Because I really would like to know what ...
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Tinker's Construct. Can only be used to make casts

Everytime I try to make a stone or wood pickaxe, it is coming up with Can only be used to make casts, cannot be used to make tools I left an example of how someone else did it successfully ...
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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 ...
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How can I seal the holes my essentia tubes created?

I'm in the process of automating essentia delivery to my infusion altar, and I built something that lets me dump crystallized essence into a chest to be converted into essentia and put into warded ...
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Is there a good replacement for the Force Wrench in Monster?

One of my staple items in FTB Unleashed was the Force Wrench. For those who don't know, it allowed you to pickup items without loosing their contents. (Chests would still have their inventory, tanks ...
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Computercraft trading machine script

I was trying to program a computercraft trading machine which would let the player select an item after he paid a fixed price. This is my current setup: This is my current program code: sort = ...
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FTB Infinity Evolved Locked Vision

Whenever I play in a server or singleplayer my vision is either straight up or straight down there is no in between. My vision is stuck like this. I can move around but i cannot see where Im going. ...
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Why are there flying pigs in my Minecraft?

I played minecraft when suddenly some flying pigs spawned. They look like small pigs flying on a chicken (they are relatively small so it's hard to see): They fly down in a straight line and then ...
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How do I send items to a gregtech machine only if it is not running?

So I have an array of gregtech machines (induction furnaces at the moment, but I want to set up rotary macerators, singularity compressors, industrial centrifuges, centrifuge extractors, etc). Each ...
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Storage System overflow control problem FTB mindcrack 1.4.7

I have made a simple storage system in Minecraft FTB Mindcrack 1.4.7 which will store the main items from my quarry into chests (iron, diamond, tin, copper, etc.) and has an overflow section for other ...
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What seems to be wrong with my automated Lettuce farm?

I have a lettuce farm. It works and at the same time not work... I've hooked everything up and it is partially working. This is what I have observed: The Planter is able to plant any modded ...
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Does a portal to Alfheim draw mana equally from the two pools?

I have a portal to Alfheim set up (not yet turned on) with a mana pool to each side as instructed in the Lexica Botania. One side is powered by some Hydroangeas (slow flowers) and the other side by ...
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(AE2) Dump contents of entire ME system into another ME system?

I would like to transfer the contents (preferably automatically) of my main ME system into another (say, backup?) system temporarily while I make changes to the main system. This is very similar, but ...
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Feed the Beast Mod-pack Cannot connect to servers or create new worlds [closed]

When I log into FTB, using any of the new mod-packs, e.g. FTB Monster or Agrarian Skies, the game works fine until I try to create new world or log into a server. If I try to create a new world FTB ...
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AE2 Inscriber auto crafting is not importing the final product into the computer

So I'm playing sky factory from the ATLauncher and managed to make an auto crafting system from the Applied Energetics 2 mod. I followed this set up to automate my inscribers and it works great but ...
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How do I unlock the Air Guardian entry in Ars Magica 2?

I've fought and defeated the Water and Earth guardian, and crafted a fair bit of stuff, but the entry for the Air guardian hasn't opened up. I tried setting my B:"Staged Compendium" config to false, ...
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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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Faster way to farm ender-lilies

I've got 5 ender lilies from a dungeon then wanted to farm then.I know end stone significantly speeds up the progress,bonemeal,the Sprinkler and the Thaumcraft hoe of growth kills the lilies.Is there ...
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Why isn't spawn-protection protecting the spawn?

I've run into a headache setting up a Minecraft server (using the FTB modpack). Having set up a sweet open air spawn-jail and moved the spawn point into it (using MCedit), I started hitting things as ...
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Is there a block/mod to sync/link up block inventories?

I'm setting up a mob farm, using auto spawners and grinders. I have the basics working, except at the moment, I need to go into the "killing room" to change the safari net. Is there a mod or block ...
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Broken Harvester: harvesting EVERYTHING

Playing on FTB:Monster and for some reason my last two solo games the Harvester is harvesting EVERYTHING, turning jungle and forest in to rolling hills, for MILES. The planters plant in their proper ...