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[1.13.2] How to create rotating blocks with facing *SOLVED*


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i created a block and want to rotate it using facing:

public BlockCustomThinGlass(Block.Properties properties) {
		this.setDefaultState(this.stateContainer.getBaseState().with(HORIZONTAL_FACING, EnumFacing.NORTH));


only when I do this, even though it is done in the minecraft files aswell, i get this error:


java.lang.IllegalArgumentException: Cannot set property DirectionProperty{name=facing, clazz=class net.minecraft.util.EnumFacing, values=[north, south, west, east]} as it does not exist in Block{minecraft:air}

what's the problem?

minecraft 1.13.2

forge 25

Edited by buonasnatios
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IIRC you need to override Block#fillStateContainer and add your state to the builder.

Edited by DavidM
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