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  • Pi Edition runs on Raspbian “wheezy” with XWindows. If you need to set that up, visit and follow the detailed instructions within.
  • Boot up your Raspberry Pi with Raspbian. If you haven’t set XWindows to start automatically upon boot, type in “startx”.
  • Next click the icon for LXTerminal to open a new terminal window. Use the following commands (in bold) to download and launch:

To decompress it: tar -zxvf minecraft-pi-0.1.1.tar.gz
To run it: cd mcpi
Followed by ./minecraft-pi

Read more about the Pi, and find out what you need to get started, at their official site and dedicated wiki. Chat with other Minecraft: Pi Edition users on our forums.