mcrcon - Man Page

sends rcon commands to a Minecraft server

Synopsis

mcrcon [ options ] [ commands ]

Description

mcrcon is Minecraft rcon client / terminal with bukkit coloring support. It is well suited for remote administration and server maintenance scripts.

Options

-h

Print usage

-H

Server address

-P

Port (default is 25575)

-p

Rcon password

-t

Interactive terminal mode

-s

Silent mode (do not print received packets)

-c

Disable colors

-r

Output raw packets (for debugging and custom handling)

-v

Output version information

Commands with arguments must be enclosed in quotes.

Environmental Variables

Server address, port and password can be set using following environment variables:

MCRCON_HOST
MCRCON_PORT
MCRCON_PASS

Note that command-line options will override environment variables.

Examples

Make rcon connection in terminal mode using default port

mcrcon -H my.minecraft.server -p password

Send "weather clear" command to server using custom port 1337

mcrcon -H my.minecraft.server -P 1337 -p password "weather clear"

Send three commands to server (say, save-all and stop)

mcrcon -H my.minecraft.server -p password "say Server is restarting!" save-all stop

Bugs

Bugs can be reported to tiiffi_at_gmail_dot_com or https://github.com/Tiiffi/mcrcon/issues/

Info

December 2016 Version 0.6.0