2019 viewer release summaries week #29

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Updates for the week ending Sunday, July 21st

This summary is generally 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.
  • Note that for purposes of length, TPV test viewers, preview / beta viewers / nightly builds are generally not recorded in these summaries.

Official LL Viewers

  • Current Release version, formerly the Rainbow RC viewer dated June 5, promoted June 18 – No change.
  • Release channel cohorts:
    • Love Me Render viewer updated to version, on July 15th.
    • The EEP RC viewer updated to version on July 15th (dated Friday, July 12th).
  • Project viewers:
    • 360 Snapshot project viewer updated to version, on July 16th.

LL Viewer Resources

Third-party Viewers



  • Cool VL Viewer Stable Branch updated to version and Experimental Branch to version, both on July 20th (release notes).

Mobile / Other Clients

  • MetaChat updated to version 1.2.9107 on July 21st (profile button hotfix).

Additional TPV Resources

Related Links

2 thoughts on “2019 viewer release summaries week #29

    1. I’ve not tried it yet. It is supposed to be a parity update to bring it into line with the latest release viewer, with no specific changes to the 360 snaphot capability – but we’ve obviously seen some rendering changes in that time. might they be causing issues, I wonder?


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