This is a quick guide to setting up World of Minecraft Game Client on linux.

(Tested on various Ubuntu & Fedora releases)

1. Check the Downloads page for the latest available download.

2. Download latest version.

3. Open a Terminal and browse to where you downloaded the file to.

4. Extract the World of Minecraft Client (update code below with your version)

tar xvjf WoMClient-x-x-x.tar.bzip2

5. Move into the 'wom_linux' directory.

cd wom_linux

6. Launch World of Minecraft!

./World of

Menu Appears when clicking [linux only]

When ever you click the client shows the menu, you will need to apply the 'stayfocus' hack to your World of Minecraft client:


If you are having java issues, check your java version:

java -version

This post was made using the following java version:

java version "1.6.0_20"
OpenJDK Runtime Environment (IcedTea6 1.9.7) (6b20-1.9.7-0ubuntu1)
OpenJDK Server VM (build 19.0-b09, mixed mode)