Minecraft snapshot 16w40a

It’s time for a charming bug fix snapshot!

And this snapshot includes…

Notable changes:

  • Fixed bugs introduced in the previous snapshot

  • Added bugs to fix in next snapshot

Bugs fixed in 16w40a:

  • [Bug MC-3352] - Arrows fired into a repeater / comparator / jukebox / command block / hopper / daylight sensor that is updating will play the arrow hitting a block noise
  • [Bug MC-4132] - Piston placement issue past 16777217
  • [Bug MC-67665] - Mouse click position always lags a few frames behind the crosshair
  • [Bug MC-89030] - Pistons warp entities too much (Pistons pull entities in/through blocks)
  • [Bug MC-98093] - Distorted Pistons
  • [Bug MC-106706] - Renamed brewing stand does not drop after being placed
  • [Bug MC-106765] - Silverfish not moving when mobGriefing is false
  • [Bug MC-106826] - Can interact(eat) with cake in creative mode/hunger bar is full
  • [Bug MC-106905] - Rabbits jump extra high on farmland and fence related blocks.
  • [Bug MC-107168] - Weather changes to clear after sleeping with doWeatherCycle set to false
  • [Bug MC-107378] - Unable to shift-click items into non-full brewing stand ingredient slot
  • [Bug MC-107403] - No subtitles for Shulker Box / Llama
  • [Bug MC-107674] - Evocators & Vindicator do not display custom head item or held items
  • [Bug MC-107891] - Vindicator axes are not damaged
  • [Bug MC-107929] - Typo: “Light Grey Shulker Box”
  • [Bug MC-107937] - Renamed shulker boxes got unnamed when placed by a dispenser
  • [Bug MC-107941] - Shooting an arrow and reloading the world gives potion particles.
  • [Bug MC-107946] - Entities fall through Shulker Boxes when opened
  • [Bug MC-107954] - Camera shakes when open shulker box you standing on
  • [Bug MC-107998] - Animals not running away when on fire
  • [Bug MC-108021] - Some mobs float above horses when riding them
  • [Bug MC-108029] - Strange Texture Behavior of End Portal Block
  • [Bug MC-108055] - Leash Knot can’t be broken sometimes
  • [Bug MC-108079] - Crash when trading or picking up filled map with invalid data value from furnace
  • [Bug MC-108084] - When in Creative’s “Survival Inventory”, dropping an item will not delete item from hand
  • [Bug MC-108085] - Vindicators and mobs with axes don’t disable shields.
  • [Bug MC-108105] - Llamas in caravan unable to be tamed
  • [Bug MC-108123] - {CanPickUpLoot:1b} Vindicators don’t use their better weapon
  • [Bug MC-108188] - Spectral arrows not being shot by skeletons
  • [Bug MC-108225] - Cannot leash multiple mobs to same fence when not holding lead item
  • [Bug MC-108271] - Unable to untie more than one Lllama from a fence

Please report any and all bugs you find in Minecraft to bugs.mojang.com. If nobody reports a bug, we can’t fix it!

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