The latest patch to land for Minecraft
sets out to update the codebase to version 1.7.3 and applies some varied and useful changes with it. Let's dive in with the full change log shall we?
Fix for a crash with pistons at the edge of the world
Fix for a crash due to a thread safety issue usually caused by pistons
Fix for issue with operating pistons on chunk boundaries
Fix for a rendering flicker with active pistons
Fix for rendering slowdown due to lighting issues
Fix for rain going through blocks (raining indoors)
Fix for Marketplace not launching when unlocking skin pack after selecting a locked skin in the trial version of the skin pack
Fix for bug allowing locked skins to be selected if they are beside a free skin
Fix for misaligned player scores when viewed under the "My Score" leaderboard filter
Fix for the constant button press sounds when rotating a character in the skin select screen
Fix for the constant sound effect played on the sign text entry
Fix for thunder not being audible
Fix for third person front view not displaying fire.
Now, back to the building!