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  1. Minecraft: Java Edition
  2. MC-52254

spreadplayers sometimes teleports players underground, sometimes suffocates them

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    • Type: Bug
    • Status: Resolved
    • Resolution: Fixed
    • Affects Version/s: Minecraft 14w11b, Minecraft 1.8.1-pre3
    • Fix Version/s: Minecraft 15w46a
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    • Confirmation Status:
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      Description

      I have been running

      spreadplayers 0 0 2000 200000 true @a

      to spread two players very far out on a fresh map (default world generation) as part of a mini-game. Most times it works, but about 1 time in 20 or 30, one of the players spawns underground, sometimes in a cave, or other times completely encased in blocks, suffocating.

      I am unclear if this is related to a client-side latency issue (e.g. after spread-teleporting, you tend to 'fall through the world' until the fresh world generates in your location), or faulty logic in spreadplayers itself. Either way, it is no fun.

      (As an aside, I did notice one time when I spawned underground in a cave, that digging directly up was a village on the surface, so possibly surface structures interact with this bug, or maybe that was just a coincidence.)

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              Reporter:
              brianmcn Brian McNamara
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