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My Internet connection doesn't have its own dedicated IPv4 address. I've port forwarded my Ubuntu computer to the DMZ, which I know is working because I have Apache installed and the web server is accessible from the IPv6 address.

When I put in an IPv6 address into Minecraft, it doesn't seem to work. How do you connect using IPv6 in Minecraft? Is there something special you need to do?

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There's currently no way to do this in unmodded (vanilla) Minecraft. I'd suggest buying a domain and using something like Dreamhost DNS to route the domain or a subdomain to the IP.

  • Is there a way to do this in modded Minecraft? – Aaron Franke Oct 26 at 23:38
  • You can do pretty much anything with modded Minecraft. I'm not familiar enough with Java to tell you how to do it though. – ForExampleTheCat Oct 27 at 4:41

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