This page contains all the articles I’ve written related to Second Life scripting.
At the Second Life™ Developers’ meeting a question came up about whether it would be possible to sell experiences, the kind made with the new Advanced Experience Tools. There was discussion about the idea at the TPD meeting. The answer is: it has been discussed within the Lab, they would like for that to be … Continue reading
Last week the first phase of the Experience Tools feature arrived for Premium Members of Second Life™. I think by now most bloggers have covered the arrival. Me: Second Life: Experience Tools Released (7/1) Ciaran: Experience Tools Now Available For Premium Members (6/30) Inara: Second Life project updates 27/1: server, viewer, Experience Keys (7/3) According to … Continue reading
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