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Multiplayer infinite-world block sandbox server. See also minetest, the graphical client. More information:

  • Start the server:


  • List available worlds:

minetestserver --world list

  • Load the specified world:

minetestserver --world {{world_name}}

  • List the available game IDs:

minetestserver --gameid list

  • Use the specified game:

minetestserver --gameid {{game_id}}

  • Listen on a specific port:

minetestserver --port {{34567}}

  • Migrate to a different data backend:

minetestserver --migrate {{sqlite3|leveldb|redis}}

  • Start an interactive terminal after starting the server:

minetestserver --terminal