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  1. Minecraft: Java Edition
  2. MC-123289

EntityTag doesn't work on all items summoning entities

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Reopened
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: Minecraft 1.12.2, Minecraft 17w50a, Minecraft 18w02a, Minecraft 18w03b, Minecraft 18w05a, Minecraft 18w06a, Minecraft 18w07a, Minecraft 18w07b, Minecraft 18w07c, Minecraft 18w08a, Minecraft 18w08b, Minecraft 18w09a, Minecraft 18w10a, Minecraft 18w10b, Minecraft 18w10c, Minecraft 18w11a, Minecraft 18w14a, Minecraft 18w14b, Minecraft 18w15a, Minecraft 18w16a, Minecraft 18w19a, Minecraft 18w19b, Minecraft 18w20a, Minecraft 18w21a, Minecraft 18w21b, Minecraft 18w22a, Minecraft 18w22b, Minecraft 18w22c, Minecraft 1.13-pre1, Minecraft 1.13-pre2, Minecraft 1.13-pre3, Minecraft 1.13-pre4, Minecraft 1.13-pre5, Minecraft 1.13-pre6, Minecraft 1.13-pre7, Minecraft 1.13-pre8, Minecraft 1.13-pre9, Minecraft 1.13-pre10, Minecraft 1.13, Minecraft 18w30b, Minecraft 18w31a, Minecraft 1.13.1-pre1, Minecraft 1.13.1-pre2, Minecraft 1.13.1, Minecraft 1.13.2, Minecraft 1.14
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Confirmation Status:
      Confirmed
    • Category:
      (Unassigned)

      Description

      I'm not sure if this is just a bug or works as intended but I noticed that giving item frames an "EntityTag" tag won't apply any changes when you place them.

      For example, I expect this item frame to have the tag "test" when placed.

      /give @p item_frame{EntityTag:{Tags:["test"]}}
      

      Edit: I feel like all items summoning entities should support the "EntityTag" tag. I don't see why it should only work for armor stands & spawn eggs. It can be useful for all entities.

      Summonable entities via items:

      • Item Frames (19w07a)
      • Paintings (19w07a)
      • Minecarts
      • Boats
      • End Crystals
      • Fireworks
      • Throwable items (Ender Pearl, Snowball, ...) (Should also work with dispensers) (Lingering potions could have their changes stored in themselves as thrown potions aswell as in the area effect cloud they will summon)
      • Arrows (If an arrow item is being used which has the tag)
      • Leads (
      • Maybe even fishing bobbers when summoned using a rod which has the tag (for consistency)

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            • Assignee:
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              Reporter:
              Teixon Teixon
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