Author Archives: Joshua Linden

Rolling Restart Mon-Wed 07/21-23 to deploy server version 1.23.2

Update 2007-07-22 12:30 PM : The reversion is done.  The investigation begins. Update 2007-07-22 11:56 AM : The reversion is 80% complete and should finish soon. Also, thanks for the reports (via JIRA and comments) about performance issues with sims … Continue reading

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[DONE] Second Life 1.22 Server Update – Tue 5/27 – Fri 5/30

Update 2008-05-30 09:20 : The rolling resart is complete (as of about 1/2 hour ago). Update 2008-05-30 07:49 : The second-half rolling restart is 81% complete. Update 2008-05-30 06:54 : The second-half rolling restart is 47% complete. Update 2008-05-30 05:30 … Continue reading

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Rolling Restart planned for Tue April 29/Wed April 30

One of the changes that went out in the 1.21 Server codebase enables us to alleviate database load caused by “spare” simulators – processes waiting to pick up regions after a restart. Unfortunately, a bug was found that prevents us … Continue reading

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[DONE] Rolling Restart for 1.21 Server Deploy Wed/Thu/Fri

[Updated Saturday @ 09:10am] The rolling restart of the rest of the grid is now complete. [Updated Friday @ 8:39am] The rolling restart to half of the grid is now complete but for 7 hosts that needed to be manually … Continue reading

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Beta Preview Temporarily Offline [RESOLVED]

One of the central database systems that makes up the Beta Preview environment where we’ve been testing future versions of the Second Life simulator with physics bug fixes has dropped offline. Unlike “real” Second Life, the beta environment doesn’t currently … Continue reading

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Update to Second Life 1.19 Viewer Now Required

As announced nearly a month ago (but postponed until after the 1.19.1 release) we are now requiring that residents upgrade viewers to Second Life 1.19 (1.19.0 or 1.19.1). Earlier versions of the Second Life viewer are no longer supported. The … Continue reading

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New Release Candidate Viewer: 1.19.1 RC4 Available

A new 1.19.1 Release Candidate Viewer (RC4) is now available for download from the test software page. Changes and fixes new in 1.19.1 RC4 since RC3: Fixed a bug causing the viewer to update the wrong parcel. Revert name of … Continue reading

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