Monthly Archives: June 2008

Logins, Registrations, Land Store Offline Wednesday a.m.

To improve the Second Life experience, we’ll be upgrading database hardware this coming Wednesday, 2 July. The upgrade is scheduled to begin at 7:00 a.m. Pacific, and to take a maximum of an hour.  During that time, logins, new account … Continue reading

Posted in Customer Service, Resident Experience, Service Status | 127 Comments

Make seamless textures with Wood Workshop – Video Tip of the Week #40

We’ve hit the big 4-0! Seamless textures are easier than you think with the right tools! And one of those utilities of choice is the free Wood Workshop, alas Windows-only, but oh-so-easy for crafting realistic-to-wild wood and bringing it into … Continue reading

Posted in Community, Creativity & Ideas, Resident Experience, Tips & Tricks | 57 Comments

Knowledge Base Article of the Week #30: Suggestion Box Sign

Happy Thursday, people, and welcome back to another edition of Knowledge Base Article of the Week. This week, we’re going to visit a topic near and dear to my heart: Submitting a Knowledge Base Suggestion. The Documentation Team works every … Continue reading

Posted in Community, Customer Service, Resident Experience, Tips & Tricks | 37 Comments

SL5B: Trying to find cool events during the SL Birthday?

..and not able to find what you want in search? We’ve added a new live calendar that’s being updated by the exhibitors themselves. You can find it on the SL5B wiki under General Exhibitor Events Enjoy the amazing density and … Continue reading

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Now Available, optional Release Candidate Viewer 1.20 RC11. Dazzle: We Hear You.

Today we are releasing a new Release Candidate, 1.20 RC11. If you have already been using the Release Candidate (RC10), you will be required to update to RC11 with the latest bug fixes. But the Release Candidate is always an … Continue reading

Posted in Announcements & News, Bugs & Fixes, New Releases | 150 Comments

Rolling Restart Tue/Wed/Thu June 24-26 to deploy 1.22.4

We will be deploying Server Version 1.22.4 in a rolling restart this week, following our usual schedule: Tuesday evening : a “pilot roll” to ~200 regions Wednesday 05:00-09:00 am : a rolling restart to half of the hosts on the … Continue reading

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SL5B: Opening Keynote text transcript NOW UP

Friendly greetings celebrants, I was flying around the SL5B regions with my wife yesterday and wowza, there were a lot of visitors! Regions packed left and right. To give you an idea of awesome scope, Prad Prathivi shared this picture … Continue reading

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