How to run playit 24/7 on Linux

For this guide we’ll be using tmux. To get started, run the tmux command in your terminal. You terminal should look like

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Now inside of the tmux session run the playit program

./playit-linux_64-0.3.7

If you’re unable to run the playit program see

With the playit program now running you can use the following keyboard combinations

  • Ctrl-b + d to put the tmux session in the background
  • Ctrl-b + c to create a new window to run another program (like the Minecraft Server)
  • Ctrl-b + 0 to view the first window, similary Ctrl-b <num> will let you go between windows

If you press Ctrl-b + d and put the tmux session in the background, you can always get it back by running the command

tmux attach