Updated 12:35pm PDT: Restart completed.
Updated 12:15pm PDT: 1500 regions left to be restarted.
Updated 11:55am PDT: 80% done.
Updated 11:35am PDT: 70% done.
Updated 11:15am PDT: 60% of the regions have been restarted so far. Some people may have noticed the little popup box that can appear when teleporting from a recently restarted region to an “older” region. This may eventually become interesting as the heterogeneous grid starts implementing new features not available everywhere.
Updated 10:55am PDT: Halfway there…
Updated 10:35am PDT: (80 / 20) x 10% = ?
Updated 10:15am PDT: Seems like it takes 20 minutes per 10%… and so it does … 30% restarted.
Updated 9:55am PDT: 20% of the regions have been restarted.
Updated 9:35am PDT: 10% of the regions have been restarted.
Updated 9:20am PDT: Regions in the north part of the world should be restarting around 9:25am.
Updated 8:45am PDT: Preparations are running their course, the upgrade will proceed as scheduled.
This rolling upgrade will add code to collect data on teleport failures. No viewer upgrade will be required.
This will once again be a traditional rolling upgrade, starting at the northwest corner of the world and moving from north to south in a big wave. Residents will get a 5 minute warning and can teleport to another region.
Note: Estate owners can use the Debug tab in the Estate Tool to postpone the restart for up to one hour, as shown here: