Client-side Implementation of ViaVersion for Forge

Supported Server versions

  • Release (1.0.0 - 1.21)
  • Beta (b1.0 - b1.8.1)
  • Alpha (a1.0.15 - a1.2.6)
  • Classic (c0.0.15 - c0.30 including CPE)
  • April Fools (3D Shareware, 20w14infinite)
  • Combat Snapshots (Combat Test 8c)

How to (Users)

ViaForge can be installed on 1.8.9, 1.12.2, 1.16.5, 1.17.1, 1.18.2, 1.19.2, 1.19.4 and 1.20.4 Forge client versions.

Dev builds: https://ci.viaversion.com/view/Platforms/job/ViaForge/

If you encounter any issues, please report them on either:

How to (Developers)

See this project for a copy-paste solution to include ViaForge into your MCP based project.

How to build

  1. Clone the repository with git clone.
  2. Run ./gradlew build in the root directory of the repository.
  3. The compiled jar files can be found in viaforge-mc<version>/build/libs.

Note: Build scripts are made to be run using Java 17.

Other ViaVersion Mods / Platforms

ViaBungee - https://hangar.papermc.io/ViaVersion/ViaBungee (ensure Bungee is updated to latest)
ViaSponge - https://modrinth.com/project/viasponge
ViaFabric - https://modrinth.com/mod/viafabric
ViaFabricPlus - https://modrinth.com/mod/viafabricplus (Includes additional modifications to make the experience better)
ViaForge - https://modrinth.com/mod/viaforge/
ViaProxy (App) - https://github.com/ViaVersion/ViaProxy/#readme
ViaaaS (Proxy) - https://github.com/ViaVersion/ViaaaS#readme

For a more detailed summary see https://viaversion.com/suite