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1.8 was a server version of Java Edition Classic released along with client version 0.0.20a on June 20, 2009,[1] at 20:53 UTC.[2]


  • Added server support for the new blocks added in 0.0.20a.
  • Added support for the /solid command, used to toggle between placing normal stone and unbreakable bedrock.


  • The server software no longer allows regular players to destroy bedrock, but admins can.


  1. "New server, new client version 0.0.20" – Notch, June 20, 2009, Tumblr
  2. IRC logs on Archive.org; #minecraft.20090620.log. "P3:53:35 <Notch> new minecraft-server.zip up, new client up, there's a protocol change, so you need to update all servers" (June 20, 2009, 20:53:35 UTC)