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  1. Minecraft: Java Edition
  2. MC-473

Linux users can't open to lan because it's binded to 127.0.0.1

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Resolved
    • Resolution: Invalid
    • Affects Version/s: Minecraft 1.4.1, Minecraft 1.4.2, Minecraft 1.4.4
    • Fix Version/s: None
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    • Confirmation Status:
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      Description

      When you click on "open to lan", the game takes the loopback interface as the one to get the ip address. so it binds to 127.0.0.1 and no one but you can connect to the game.

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              • Assignee:
                grum [Mojang] Grum (Erik Broes)
                Reporter:
                trufae pancake
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