Author Archives: lindenlab

About the blog and comments.

We’ve made a few changes to the back-end infrastructure of this blog over the past few days. Specifically, one of these changes made it very difficult for everyone at LL who releases blog comments from moderation to actually get to … Continue reading

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Fault tolerant != Uncrashable

Some information about the system outage last week: Last Thursday, around 1:30 AM SLT, the asset server crashed. The asset server is an essential component of the SL cluster: first the residents noticed slowdowns and missing assets (textures, avatar appearance, … Continue reading

Posted in Operations | 1 Comment