Java Edition 1.8.1-pre4
November 6, 2014
This version was previously removed from the launcher for some time, but was added back in September 2018.
- Off/fancy/fast clouds.
- Off/on entity shadows.
- Fast/fancy now only controls leaves and rain particles.
- Many optimizations.
- 11 issues fixed
- From released versions before 1.8.1
- MC-349 – Villagers ignore data tags in trading.
- MC-954 – Air blocks floating in water.
- MC-25646 – Music keeps playing when putting in a disc in a jukebox and breaking it at the same time.
- MC-38372 – Sprint glitch.
- MC-58568 – Item frames with items in them do not frustum culling properly causing severe FPS lag.
- MC-59226 – 3D-dropped items not spinning.
- MC-61587 –
- MC-70472 – Crash when trying to connect to a server with more than 73 characters address.
- MC-72688 –
/executeDetect gives false positive when in different dimension.
- From the 1.8 development versions
- MC-55767 – Unable to hide wither skull names.
- From the 1.8.1 development versions
- MC-73147 – Can't place blocks in certain areas at certain angles.