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v0.9.0 alpha build 5 is the fifth build version released for v0.9.0.


  • Loading textures in the background to avoid hiccups at runtime
  • Tall grass is not flammable anymore
  • Added a recipe for Emeralds
  • Compiled LevelDB with more optimizations
  • Somewhat faster torch placing
  • Improved (again) block breaking particles
  • Optimized rendering of particles
  • Flat worlds can now be customized by editing the options.txt file[1]


9 bugs fixed
  • Fixed Multiplayer
  • Fixed a crash in Explosion
  • The sky doesn't become dark anymore when swimming/exploring shallow caves
  • Fixed water not creating obsidian when generated with the world
  • Fixed incorrect light updates
  • Fixed TNT not rebuilding graphics
  • Fixed TNT not exploding other TNT
  • Can now spawn Redwood trees from spruce sapling
  • Fixed black faces on fences, doors and trapdoors next to walls


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