SL project updates week 22/1: server, viewer

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Server Deployments

As always, please refer to the server deployment thread for the latest news.

  • On Tuesday, May 23rd, the Main (SLS) channel was updated with a server maintenance package (#, containing a fix for BUG-100704, “[Server] If Anyone Can visit is selected after Allow Group was set only group members can enter”, related to the parcel overrides update.
  • On Wednesday, May 31st, the RC channels should be updated as follows:
    • BlueSteel and LeTigre should each receive the same server maintenance package (#, comprising “Tweaks to help with capability loss”.
    • Magnum should receive a server maintenance package (# for the simulator operating system update, which does not contain and functionality changes.

OS Update Notes

Alongside the Server Deployment notes for Magnum, Linden Lab also state they are working on a fix for an issue addressed with from last week (BUG-100737 “Shoutcast receivers unable to relay on RC Magnum”). This has been diagnosed, and they are working on a solution which will require a simple update to affected scripts.

SL Viewer

  • Current Release version, released on May 18th, promoted May 23rd – formerly the Maintenance RC viewer – overview
  • RC viewers:
    • Project AssetHttp project viewer updated to version on May 26th – This viewer moves fetching of several types of assets to HTTP / CDN – overview
    • Voice RC viewer, version, re-released on Friday, May 5th
  • Project viewers:
    • Project Alex Ivy 64-bit viewer, version, updated on May 11th
    • 360-degree snapshot viewer updated to version on November 23rd, 2016 – ability to take 360-degree panoramic images
  • Obsolete platform viewer version dated May 8th, 2015 – provided for users on Windows XP and OS X versions below 10.7.