How to create a fully-functional crawling Minecraft plugin.
If you have ever tried doing this, you’ve noticed that calling player.setSwimming() does not work so we have to do a little trick. This will force Paper to keep player in the swimming animation.
I achieved this completely without NMS and multi-version compatible.
In this episode, we’re going to cover:
- Fake swimming animation — Forcing the player to swim when outside of water or even when flying by using a special trick.
- Sending fake block updates — How to send fake block data to a certain player without editing the map.
- Optimizing lag in PlayerMoveEvent — A more efficient way to listen for player movement.
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