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Discussion in 'General FTB chat' started by HeffronCM, Jan 29, 2013.

  1. Eruantien

    Eruantien Forum Addict

    Usually the backups are located in your .minecraft folder, then in the "backups" folder, and from there, there should be a folder with the same name as the world you want to restore. In that folder, you'll have to go through more folders: if your world was backed up on 9/10/2014, for example, you would go into the "2014" folder, then "9", then "10"; inside that folder is one or more zip files, which are your compressed world saves. Just open up whichever tickles your fancy and (making sure to delete the old world save first!) extract the world save from the zip file into your "saves" folder in .minecraft.
    ... at least, this is how I do it. I don't think there's a command to restore backups, anyway. Manual it is. Used to this you must become.

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  2. thephoenixlodge

    thephoenixlodge Popular Member

    You can, but you need to use a rotary condensentrator to convert it from gas to fluid first
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  3. MiniMoggie

    MiniMoggie Member

    Thank you. That's what I had tried to do but I think the bug that corrupted my world must have been in the backup as it wouldn't work. I also noted that that particular backup was a third the size of the rest so I tried again using the backup from half an hour earlier and it worked. So not too much lost. :)
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  4. CptSpike

    CptSpike Well-Known Member

    As in vanilla lakes? Or MFR lakes? Or BC oil 'lakes'... Tell us more, you must.

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  5. hisagishi

    hisagishi Active Member

    Design help needed, what do you think for this farm, pizza slice esque or square?

  6. malicious_bloke

    malicious_bloke Over-Achiever

    Cunning :)

    But then I guess i'd need to turn it back into gas the other side of the tesseract so I can pipe it into my Injector.

    Would there be a machine that accomplishes such a task?
  7. ScottulusMaximus

    ScottulusMaximus Popular Member

    brine can be moved no prob thru a tesseract, I don't know about HCl, I don't think it's a fluid in the forge sense of the word
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  8. Exadi

    Exadi Well-Known Member

    Same machine.
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  9. Wagon153

    Wagon153 Over-Achiever

  10. HeilMewTwo

    HeilMewTwo Too Much Free Time

    It's minecraft, square.
  11. pizzawolf14

    pizzawolf14 Popular Member

    But it's a circular room, I'd go with pizza
  12. HeilMewTwo

    HeilMewTwo Too Much Free Time

    The contrast would look pretty good if he used some different blocks in a square pattern...
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  13. ScottulusMaximus

    ScottulusMaximus Popular Member

    Squares in circles are the most minecrafty thing ever
  14. Wagon153

    Wagon153 Over-Achiever

    Squares are overrated.
  15. HeilMewTwo

    HeilMewTwo Too Much Free Time

    I always thought it was crashes when trying to play modded...

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  16. dothrom

    dothrom Well-Known Member

    Comprimise. Make it square but round off the corners. >_>
  17. Hambeau

    Hambeau Over-Achiever

    yeah... Everyone knows Cubes is where it's at :D
  18. Eruantien

    Eruantien Forum Addict

    Good to hear you got it fixed! Protip: you can type "/backup" and that'll automatically start a backup as soon as you want it; this is especially useful before you try anything potentially... gamebreaking.
    Vanilla lakes. I want to disable vanilla water lake generation (although if all lake generation went away, that's okay as well) so that my world doesn't have 30827549 pools of water within a 8000x8000 area. For one thing, it just looks ugly. For another, lakes often replace parts of trees, making it look ugly-er. Finally, who really needs all that water anyway? It'd also be much easier to build if I didn't have to fill in lakes all the time.
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  19. CptSpike

    CptSpike Well-Known Member

    IIRC there's a mod for that, but not in any FTB packs. I've used something that could control all aspects of vanilla terrain generation before, but was 1.5 I think, maybe even 1.3 :S

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  20. Gideonseymour

    Gideonseymour Relatable Gamer Trusted User Retired Staff

    In 1.8, you can customize Vanilla worlds, as to remove the lakes.

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