This page contains all the articles I’ve written related to Second Life scripting.
Wednesday a new package rolled to the RC channels, all three. This page has a couple of changes: Internal server logging changes New flags for llGetObjectDetails() OBJECT_BODY_SHAPE_TYPE OBJECT_HOVER_HEIGHT The OBJECT_BODY_SHAPE_TYPE flag returns the avatar gender type, 0=female and 1=male. Basically <1 = female. Values in between are permitted… but, I’m not sure what good they would … Continue reading
Not much news coming out of the Server Beta UG. CDN The Content Delivery Network for AGNI has grown a bit, more regions added to the Snack Channel: Brasil Rio Brocade Denby Fluffy Freedom City Hippo Hollow Hippotropolis Rocket City Testsylvania Sandbox Whippersnapper This is up from the original 4. Any viewer can be used … Continue reading
Today Dolphin Linden was at the Scripting-Server User Group meeting answering questions about the Experience Tools (XP Tools) and how they will work. The made for an interesting meeting. I posted about this meeting’s coming Q&A last week. The current request for Beta Testers is for experience creators, Madpea or Loki Eliot type people. Latter … Continue reading
Servers Late yesterday Maestro Linden posted the Deploys post. The main channel is rolling this morning. The new package contains the changes in LSL that allow us to control Materials via script. See llSetLinkPrimitiveParams and llGetLinkPrimitiveParams. Look for the new perimeters in those named; PRIM_NORMAL, PRIM_SPECULAR, and PRIM_ALPHA_MODE. RC Channels Blue Steel and Le Tigre will get a new maintenance package … Continue reading
Servers There were mostly no roll outs this week. None on the main channel or Blue Steal and Le Tigre RC channels. But, the Magnum RC channel did get a roll. Next week the Blue Steal and Le Tigre package will roll to the main channel as they have not reported any problems. The Lindens … Continue reading
This week’s (23) server rolls returned the packages that briefly ran last week, until Wednesday evening’s re-roll that wiped them out. Yesterday (this week’s Wednesday) those were re-deployed with the only change being the security fix was added. Le Tigre now has the Group Ban project package. With a Group Ban Project Viewer you can … Continue reading
Coming Soon Simon Linden is working a problem to fix a problem that leaves attachments appearing to still be attached. The problem is especially noticeable when a script removes an attachment after a region crossing. See SVC-7626 – Script object detachment doesn’t appear to remove worn object in the viewer. This is an older JIRA … Continue reading