Block Elytra Arrow Boost 1.0

Block players from boosting themselves with (knockback) arrows while gliding!

  1. Phoenix616
    Tested Minecraft Versions:
    • 1.9
    • 1.10
    • 1.11
    • 1.12
    • 1.13
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    Somone on the IRC asked what the best way of blocking players from boosting themselves with arrows while flying with an elytra was and I couldn't find one already doing it.

    So here is my solution to this: A very simple Bukkit plugin that lets you block boosting yourself with arrows while gliding with an Elytra. Otherwise player can fly an infinite distance without the need to ever land by hitting themselves up/forwards with arrows and knockback bows! If you for whatever reason want to block this awesome mechanic this plugin does that in under 100 lines of code!

    There is also a permission to bypass the block and a message you can send to those who tried to hit themselves with an arrow while gliding!

    Command
    /BlockElytraArrowBoost, short /beab
    /BlockElytraArrowBoost reload - Reloads the config​

    Permissions
    blockelytraarrowboost.command - default: op - Gives access to the command
    blockelytraarrowboost.bypass - default: false - Gives permission to bypass the block​

    Config
    Code (Text):
    # The message to send to a user when he tries to boost himself
    # Set to an empty message to disable it!
    warningmessage: "&cBoosting yourself with arrows whily gliding with an Elytra is blocked!"
    License
    Copyright 2016 Max Lee (https://github.com/Phoenix616/)

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    Dev-Resources
    The source is available on GitHub.
    Dev builds can be found on the Minebench.de Jenkins.

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Recent Reviews

  1. JailB8_
    JailB8_
    5/5,
    Version: 1.0
    Really glad someone patched this. Nice and easy fix, but totally needed. Look forward to more plugins @Phoenix616
  2. KingAlterIV
    KingAlterIV
    5/5,
    Version: 1.0
    Nice, gotta love it! :D Since this bug has been out for almost 7-9 months now, and it haven't been patched yet until now! :D