How to install Minecraft 17 with Java 16 on a Chromebook


Today we are looking at how to install Minecraft 17 with Java 16 on a Chromebook.  It only works on Linux Applications in a Chromebook,  sadly not in Play Store Applications, Google Chrome, or the rest of Chrome OS.  Please follow the video/audio guide as a tutorial where we explain the process step by step and use the commands below.

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This tutorial will only work on Chromebooks with an Intel or AMD CPU (with Linux Apps Support) and not those with an ARM64 architecture CPU.

We highly recommend that you need to start this tutorial in a new Linux apps session.

In the video, I said several times Java 1.16, I meant Java 16.  

Commands Used:
1) sudo cp /etc/apt/sources.list sources.list
2) sudo echo deb https://deb.debian.org/debian sid main  | sudo tee -a /etc/apt/sources.list
3) sudo apt update
4) sudo apt install openjdk-16-jdk
5) sudo mv sources.list /etc/apt/sources.list
6) sudo apt update
7) wget https://launcher.mojang.com/download/Minecraft.tar.gz
8) tar -xf Minecraft.tar.gz
9) cd minecraft-launcher && ./minecraft-launcher --disable-framerate-limit
10) sudo apt install menulibre
11) menulibre

Chrome Flag:
chrome://flags#scheduler-configuration


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