2016 viewer release summaries: week 15

Updates for the week ending Sunday, April 17th

This summary is published every Monday, and is a list of SL viewer / client releases (official and TPV) made during the previous week. When reading it, please note:

  • It is based on my Current Viewer Releases Page, a list of all Second Life viewers and clients that are in popular use (and of which I am aware), and which are recognised as adhering to the TPV Policy. This page includes comprehensive links to download pages, blog notes, release notes, etc., as well as links to any / all reviews of specific viewers / clients made within this blog
  • By its nature, this summary presented here will always be in arrears, please refer to the Current Viewer Release Page for more up-to-date information.

Official LL Viewers

  • Current Release version: 4.0.3.312816 (dated March 23) – no change
  • Release channel cohorts (See my notes on manually installing RC viewer versions if you wish to install any release candidate(s) yourself):
    • Maintenance RC viewer updated to version 4.0.4.314012 on April 15th – fixes for viewer crashes, memory leaks, input/cursor issues, graphics bugs, invisiprims, formatting and notifications (download and release notes)
    • Quick Graphics RC viewer updated to version 4.0.4.313948 on April 15th – comprises the graphics presets capability and the new Avatar Complexity settings (download and release notes)
  • Project viewers:

LL Viewer Resources

Third-party Viewers

V4-style

  • Alchemy updated to version 4.0.0.37561 on April 16th – core updater client-side AO, rendering improvements (release notes).

V1-style

  • Cool VL viewer Stable branch updated to 1.26.18.2 Experimental branch updated to version 1.26.19.3, both on April 16th (release notes).

Mobile / Other Clients

  • No updates.

Additional TPV Resources

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