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Minecraft 12w42b
12w42a Banner.png
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Edition

Java Edition

Type

Snapshot

Release date

October 18, 2012

Snapshot for

1.4.2

Downloads

Client (.json)
Server (.exe)

Protocol version

47

12w42b[1] is the fifteenth and final snapshot for Java Edition 1.4.2, and was released to fix some of the bugs and crashes in the 12w42a snapshot.

Additions[]

Mobs[]

Bats
  • Added sounds.
Silverfish
  • Added step sound.
Zombies
  • Added three new sound effects.
Zombie pigmen
  • Added sounds.

Gameplay[]

Sounds
  • Added a number of sound events, but the sound effects are not added yet.

Changes[]

Blocks[]

Redstone repeater
  • Lock mechanism is now slightly more stable / predictable.
  • It's still not 100% as Mojang wants it, but fixing it completely will require bigger changes planned for Java Edition 1.5.
Sand
  • Falling sand now properly "pops" when falling on non-solid blocks (such as torches).

General[]

Servers
  • Server ping will now tell if the server and client have mismatching protocol versions.
Translations
  • Updated translation files.

Fixes[]

1 bug fixed

  • Fixed tooltip width for renamed items.

References[]

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