skyguy wrote on Nov 15, 2011, 23:31: I'm not a Minecraft player (never have and never will be), but I am curious, what exactly does the "mod support" comment mean? Like, retail Minecraft doesn't work with mods at all? Or you have to create your own shortcut or ini file to use a mod?
Currently to mod the game you have to modify the executable itself (in the form of the precompiled Java class files) rather than just assets and scripts. The idea is that in the future there will be a way to mod the game without modifying the executable.