Quilt Template Mod

The official Quilt template Mod. You can use it as a template for your own mods!


In order to use this mod as a template:

  1. Create a new repository from this template with Use this template
  2. Clone the recently-created repo on your PC
  3. Make the necessary changes in order to make it yours:
    • Update gradle.properties in order to use your Maven group and mod ID
      • If you don’t know which Maven group to use, and you are planning to host the mod’s source code on GitHub, use io.github.<Your_Username_Here>
    • Update quilt.mod.json in order to reflect your mod’s metadata
      • If you are planning to include (jar-in-jar) a mod, don’t forget to declare its dependency on it!
      • The icon provided here is a placeholder one. If you aren’t able to replace it yet, you can delete it and remove the “icon” property
    • Create a LICENSE file for this mod! If you don’t know which license to use, check out here.
      • If you use LICENSE.md, don’t forget to update the buildscript in order to use that file name!
      • In quilt.mod.json, don’t forget to put the license’s SPDX identifier under the "license" property in "metadata".
      • The GPLv3 and AGPLv3 are not valid mod licenses, so you can use almost any license except for those.
    • Update the Java sub-directory structure so it reflects your Maven group
    • If the dependencies on gradle/libs.versions.toml isn’t up-to-date, feel free to update them! The linked utility should help you in this easy and quick process.
  4. The mod is now ready to be worked on!


This template on the QuiltMC GitHub is licensed under the Creative Common Zero v1.0 license.

Mods created with this template are not automatically licensed under the CC0, and are not required to give any kind of credit back to QuiltMC for this template.


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