2019 viewer release summaries week #33

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Updates for the week ending Sunday, August 18th

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 6.2.4.529638, formerly the Love Me Render RC viewer dated August 5, promoted August 12th – NEW.
  • Release channel cohorts:
    • Bakes on Mesh RC viewer updated to version 6.3.0.530037 on August 16th.
    • Umeshu Maintenance RC viewer updated to version 6.2.5.530030 dated August 15th.
  • Project viewers:
    • No change.

LL Viewer Resources

Third-party Viewers

V5/V6-style

  • Kokua 64-bit non-RLV updated to version 6.2.4.45881 and RLV/FTRLV to version 6.2.4.45882, both on August 16th (release notes).

V1-style

  • Cool VL Viewer Stable Branch updated to version 1.26.22.57 and Experimental Branch to version 1.26.23.10, both on August 17th (release notes).

Mobile / Other Clients

  • No updates.

Additional TPV Resources

Related Links

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2019 viewer release summaries week #32

Logos representative only and should not be seen as an endorsement / preference / recommendation

Updates for the week ending Sunday, August 11th

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 6.2.3.527758, formerly the Rainbow RC viewer dated June 5, promoted June 18 – No change.
  • Release channel cohorts:
  • Project viewers:
    • No change.

LL Viewer Resources

Third-party Viewers

V5/V6-style

  • No updates.

V1-style

  • Cool VL Viewer Stable Branch updated to version 1.26.22.56 and Experimental Branch to version 1.26.23.9, both on August 3rd (release notes).

Mobile / Other Clients

  • Radegast updated to  version 2.28 on August 11th (release notes).

Additional TPV Resources

Related Links

2019 viewer release summaries week #31

Logos representative only and should not be seen as an endorsement / preference / recommendation

Updates for the week ending Sunday, August 4th

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 6.2.3.527758, formerly the Rainbow RC viewer dated June 5, promoted June 18 – No change.
  • Release channel cohorts:
    • No change.
  • Project viewers:
    • No change.

LL Viewer Resources

Third-party Viewers

V5/V6-style

V1-style

  • Cool VL Viewer Stable Branch updated to version 1.26.22.55 and Experimental Branch to version 1.26.23.8, both on August 3rd (release notes).

Mobile / Other Clients

  • No updates.

Additional TPV Resources

Related Links

2019 viewer release summaries week #29

Logos representative only and should not be seen as an endorsement / preference / recommendation

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 6.2.3.527758, formerly the Rainbow RC viewer dated June 5, promoted June 18 – No change.
  • Release channel cohorts:
    • Love Me Render viewer updated to version 6.2.4.529302, on July 15th.
    • The EEP RC viewer updated to version 6.4.0.529247 on July 15th (dated Friday, July 12th).
  • Project viewers:
    • 360 Snapshot project viewer updated to version 6.2.4.529111, on July 16th.

LL Viewer Resources

Third-party Viewers

V5/V6-style

V1-style

  • Cool VL Viewer Stable Branch updated to version 1.26.22.54 and Experimental Branch to version 1.26.23.7, 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

2019 viewer release summaries week #28

Logos representative only and should not be seen as an endorsement / preference / recommendation

Updates for the week ending Sunday, July 14th

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 6.2.3.527758, formerly the Rainbow RC viewer dated June 5, promoted June 18 – No change.
  • Release channel cohorts:
    • Bakes on Mesh RC viewer updated to version 6.3.0.529185 on July 11th.
    • Love Me Render viewer updated to version 6.2.4.529065 on July 9th.
  • Project viewers:
    • No updates.

LL Viewer Resources

Third-party Viewers

V5/V6-style

  • Kokua updated to version 6.2.3.45800 (non-RLV) and 6.2.3.45801 (RLV variants) on July 12th (release notes).

V1-style

  • No updates.

Mobile / Other Clients

Additional TPV Resources

Related Links

2019 viewer release summaries week #27

Logos representative only and should not be seen as an endorsement / preference / recommendation

Updates for the week ending Sunday, July 7th

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 6.2.3.527758, formerly the Rainbow RC viewer dated June 5, promoted June 18 – No change.
  • Release channel cohorts:
    • No updates.
  • Project viewers:
    • No updates.

LL Viewer Resources

Third-party Viewers

V5/V6-style

V1-style

  • Cool VL viewer Stable branch updated 1.26.22.53 to version and the Experimental branch updated to version 1.26.23.6, both on July 6th (release notes).

Mobile / Other Clients

Additional TPV Resources

Related Links