Category Archives: Bugs & Fixes

Grid Emergency Maintenance

I blogged earlier this week in response to our grid outages over this past weekend. We have put enormous efforts into fine tuning the data layer, specifically in optimizing queries and cleaning up the data structure. However, there is a … Continue reading

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Ongoing Updates from the Grid from FJ Linden

FJ Linden here, to report on the latest Ongoing Updates from the Grid. As I promised in my first post, this will be a regular monthly communication to keep all of you up to date on our efforts to improve … Continue reading

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Frank Ambrose: Updates on the Second Life Grid

Hello, I’m Frank Ambrose, the Senior VP of Global Technology, and I’d like to take this opportunity to let you know about some of the work we’re doing on the Second Life Grid. By way of introduction, I’m a recent … Continue reading

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Second Life 1.20 Viewer is Available Today!

As your login splash screen may have already told you, an optional viewer upgrade is available today… Announcing the Second Life 1.20 Viewer! It features improved reliability and a more flexible UI architecture so you can select the color of … Continue reading

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Now Available, optional Release Candidate Viewer 1.20 RC14

Today we are releasing a new Release Candidate, 1.20 RC14. If you have already been using the Release Candidate (RC13), you will be required to update to RC14 with the latest bug fixes. But, the Release Candidate is always an … Continue reading

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Rolling Restart Tue-Thu 07/15-17 to deploy server version 1.23.1

Update 2008-07-16 05:40am : We have reverted the ~1000 hosts on 1.23.1 to 1.22.4. Update 2008-07-15 05:28pm : An issue with names showing up as “(???) (???)” in estate ban lists is showing up on the regions which have been … Continue reading

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Rolling Restart Thu/Fri/Sat July 10-12 — Please Test Server Version 1.23 on the Preview Grid Now!

Update 2008/07/11 11:15PM : The deploy is complete.  (Apologies this wasn’t posted at 11:15PM last night.) Update 2008/07/11 08:45PM : The backwards roll to revert servers from version 1.23.0 to 1.22.4 has begun. Update 2008/07/11 04:44PM : We have discovered … Continue reading

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