Monthly Archives: November 2007

Second Life Viewer Susceptible to Quicktime Security Flaw

We were alerted a short time ago that a QuickTime exploit has been discovered which may allow an attacker to crash or exploit the Second Life viewer. The Second Life viewer uses Apple QuickTime to play videos and streaming media. … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements & News, Security | 146 Comments

[RESOLVED] Temporary Issues Within Second Life

[2:38 AM Pacific] This issue has now been resolved. Should your L$ balance still show as Loading… then please exit Second Life and log back in. Thank you everyone for your patience and have a good morning! [2:10 AM Pacific] … Continue reading

Posted in -Miscellaneous | 1 Comment

[RESOLVED]SL Voice Maintenance Has Completed

[RESOLVED] We have now completed our voice maintenance and the inworld voice service has now been restored.  If you are in a voice-enabled region and your Talk button is still grayed out, please go to Edit -> Preferences -> Voice … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements & News, Bugs & Fixes

New WindLight First Look Viewer!

Download It Here!!! It’s that time again! We’re proud to bring you a new version of WindLight First Look! Read on for the bug fixes…

Posted in -Miscellaneous, Announcements & News, Bugs & Fixes, Development, New Releases, Resident Experience | 150 Comments

Partial Billing Runs For Past Two Nights

For the past two nights, our overnight billing processes have been interrupted.  This has left a small number of our residents waiting for their monthly assessments. We expect to have this cleared up shortly.  In the meantime, if you expected … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements & News, Resident Experience

Second Life Havok4 Beta Preview Refresh with New Fixes (2007-11-29)

The Second Life Havok4 Beta Preview has been refreshed with another set of issue resolutions in place, including: DEV-6010: linked tori fall through heightfield and are ejected off-world DEV-5352: dragged physical objects have intertia DEV-5354: avatar sits on wrong side … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements & News, Bugs & Fixes, Preview Grid | 28 Comments

Tip of the Week #13 – How to show your stuff in our new Search

The list of things-to-do never ends here at Linden Lab. Oftentimes, I find myself maintaining a dynamic balance of “Communicating about work vs. doing work”, and my video tutorials have been at the forefront of my list — thanx for … Continue reading

Posted in Community, Creativity & Ideas, Resident Experience, Tips & Tricks | 42 Comments