Second Life Transcript Coloring

If you deal with transcripts of meetings, in our case in Second Life™ transcripts, they are usually chat logs. They are not that easy to read. So, some people have scripted tools to colorize the transcripts.

Gwyneth Llewelyn has an article up where she writes about her transcript colorizing tool: Revisiting the Colourising Script. She explains some of the problems she has run into over the years. 

You can find the tool here:

Colourised transcript as follows

[2014/09/04 15:02] Margithe: Got your logger working again?
[2014/09/04 15:02] Lucia Nightfire: I’d still look at if your ISP or web services is blocking agni regions
[2014/09/04 15:02] Yuzuru (yuzuru.jewell): Hello, Nalates.
[2014/09/04 15:02] Rex Cronon: it works here. not sure if it works on main margith
[2014/09/04 15:02] Nal (nalates.urriah): Hi Yuzuru
[2014/09/04 15:02] Lucia Nightfire: *agni hosts
[2014/09/04 15:03] Yuzuru (yuzuru.jewell): Hello, Inara.
[2014/09/04 15:03] Rex Cronon: it reaches my server but message encryption seems borked
[2014/09/04 15:03] Inara Breen: Hi, all!
[2014/09/04 15:03] Rex Cronon: hi inara
[2014/09/04 15:03] Mæstro Linden (maestro.linden): Actually, I think we did fix llXorBase64 at some point, but that was very soon after it was relased
[2014/09/04 15:03] Mæstro Linden (maestro.linden): for this issue BUG-3763
[2014/09/04 15:03] Lucia Nightfire: I use salted xorb64 on some of my apps, I would know if it was changed, heh
[2014/09/04 15:03] Mæstro Linden (maestro.linden): oh, it’s private access.
[2014/09/04 15:04] Rex Cronon: maybe next week i will find the time to investigate what is going on
[2014/09/04 15:04] Mæstro Linden (maestro.linden): that was like the 3rd version of that function we debuted, as the earlier variants had other quirks which existing scripts were probably relying no
[2014/09/04 15:04] Mæstro Linden (maestro.linden): on
[2014/09/04 15:05] Mæstro Linden (maestro.linden): Anyway, [ here’s] the agenda
[2014/09/04 15:05] Lucia Nightfire: glad I saved older xorcorrect tests before they were depreciated
[2014/09/04 15:06] Mæstro Linden (maestro.linden): This week, the main channel got what all 3 RCs previously had
[2014/09/04 15:06] Mæstro Linden (maestro.linden): which included some minor bug fixes and some crash fixes
[2014/09/04 15:06] Mæstro Linden (maestro.linden): The RC channels didn’t have any updates
[2014/09/04 15:06] Kennylex Luckless: Why is the lights here not moving?
[2014/09/04 15:07] Mæstro Linden (maestro.linden): you mean the disco balls aren’t spinning for you?
[2014/09/04 15:07] Kennylex Luckless: Yes
[2014/09/04 15:07] Mæstro Linden (maestro.linden): they are for me
[2014/09/04 15:08] Rex Cronon: the lindens forgot to pay the electrical bill;)[2014/09/04 15:08] Mæstro Linden (maestro.linden): (with the projected lights spinning too)…snip…

[2014/09/04 16:04] Mæstro Linden (maestro.linden): Thanks for coming, everybody!

4 thoughts on “Second Life Transcript Coloring

  1. If you want to actually READ the transcript – this is useless. The blue disappears into the background. Few other colors not much better.

    Your ad still sticks into the column BTW.

  2. I need to run my own color palette in my browser (orange on black). I didnt even realise the transcript had diffrent colors until I allowed the website to use its own color.

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