ViaBackwards 4.0.1

Allow older versions to connect to your Minecraft server.

  1. Version 4.0.1 - 1.17.1 Support

    kennytv
    Requires ViaVersion 4.0.1
    • Added 1.17.1 server support
    • Fixed 1.17->1.16 ping packet sending (by SuspiciousActivity)
    • Fixed 1.17->1.16 map data handling
    • Fixed some 1.17->1.16 and 1.16->1.15 particles
    • Fixed 1.15->1.14 immediate respawn gamerule
    • Fixed entities becoming invisible after you die with a <=1.12 client on a 1.16+ server
    • Fixed issues with plugins sending bad metadata packets
    • Fixed issues with custom world height
  2. Version 4.0.0 - 1.17 server support

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    • Added 1.17 server support
      • WARNING: Setting custom world height is NOT supported and will lead to problems with older clients joining. While we took effort to at least make it work with a changed min_y world value,...
  3. Community Update: 1.16.4 Support

    kennytv
    Thanks to @KennyTV @Gerrygames for this update!

    If you want to show appreciation for the massive amount of work by Kenny, donate here.

    Changelog:
    • 1.16.4 server support
    • Particle mappings are now configurable in the mapping files (see the wiki for more info)
    • New mob names are now set as always visible (configurable in the...
  4. Community Update: 1.16.3 Support

    kennytv
    Thanks to @KennyTV for this update!

    If you want to show appreciation for the massive amount of work by Kenny, donate here.

    Changelog:

    • 1.16.3 server support
    • Statistics are now rewritten for all versions
    • Fixed init on Sponge

    Changelog for sub 1.16 clients on 1.16 servers:

    • Fixed skull texture displays in certain...
  5. Community Update: 1.16.2 Support

    kennytv
    Thanks to @KennyTV for this update!

    If you want to show appreciation for the massive amount of work by Kenny, donate here.

    Changelog:

    • 1.16.2 server support
    • Improved color matching for rgb chat colors
    • Netherite tools/armor are now mapped to their diamond equivalent
    • Fixed item tag data exponentially accumulating over versions (and...
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  6. Community Update: 1.16.1 Support

    kennytv
    • Added 1.16.1 support (@KennyTV)
    • Fixed parsing of extremely large components (@KennyTV)
  7. Community Update: 1.13.x - 1.16

    kennytv
    I'd like to give a huge shoutout to @KennyTV, without him this would not be possible. Please report bugs on Github

    If you want to show appreciation for the massive amount of changes created by the community, you can donate here. All donations will go directly to...
  8. KeepAlive fix

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    MikaDv, VidTu, DeadMaster and 8 others like this.
  9. 1.12.2 support

    kennytv
    Big thanks to @Mylescomputer for this update! :)

    Changelog:
    -
    Support for 1.12.2

    I'm hoping to fix the bugs posted on Github soon when I have a working pc again.
    Gabitololito, MikaDv, VidTu and 9 others like this.
  10. Minecraft 1.12.1 compatibility

    kennytv
    This update requires the latest version of ViaVersion, don't forget to
    update!

    Changelog:
    - 1.12.1 compatibility
    - Fix invisible item drops on 1.12
    - Possibility to suppress type errors

    Please report bugs on GitHub