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0.2.6 is a server update to Java Edition Alpha released on November 30, 2010, which was mandatory to update due to protocol changes.[1]


  • Added proper hurt animations and sounds to mobs and players.
  • Fixed dead players logging in as invisible ghosts.
  • Server logging now appends to server.log rather than overwriting it.
  • The join server screen now remembers the last entered IP.
  • Increased chunk saving frequency on the server.
  • Leaving sneak mode no longer triggers many sounds.
  • Sneaking players are now visible.
  • Names of sneaking players are not visible through walls, and are visible a much shorter distance.


  1. "Bug Update 3" – Notch, November 30, 2010, Tumblr