AvaStar Update 2017 w/12

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New RC AvaStar 2 RC-6 is out. You can download it from your products page. Unless you spend time watching chat in the AvaStar-Blender and AvaStar Support groups you have no idea what changed. The change log was last updated in September 2016. You have to download the new release. The AvaStar update process from … Continue reading

Second Life Bits 2017 w12

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Second Life™ Photo Contest Inara tells us about Filling the Cauldron, a photo contest open to everyone. See her article for the details. In ‘cauldron’ related news Prim Dolls provides information of a more personal nature. Elicio Ember’s father is fighting to recover from a stroke. So, there is a benefit event. See: Ember’s Cauldron: … Continue reading

Second Life News 2017 w12

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Servers There is a roll out to the main channel today, Tuesday. This is the package described as: Added a new internal logging output and changes to increase stability and security. At last week’s Beta Server group meeting they were discussing the next coming package. It will have the change to CDN (Content Delivery Network) … Continue reading

Second Life: Interesting Forum Bits

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As I learn my way around this new forum I am discovering odd little bits here and there. Avatar History Did you know there is an Second Life Avatar Vanity thread? It started in early 2011 and is 305 pages long today. It is an interesting collection of avatar pictures over the years. Looking at … Continue reading

Second Life: New Community Site – How to Use

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The SL Blog, Forum, Knowledge Base, Answers, and other parts of the “Community” web site are up and running. See: Welcome to Our New Community Platform! While this isn’t a tutorial, it will give you some tips and probably save you some time. The thinking is the new HOME page provides more information about what is … Continue reading

Second Life News 2017 w11

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Servers Now that the SL Forum is back we are getting the Deploy notices. There was no update on the main channel this Tuesday. Wednesday the RC channels got a new package. This in the same line as previous packages: Added a new internal logging output Changes to increase stability and security We can assume … Continue reading

AvaStar Tutorial: Adding the Slink Model to AvaStar

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Update: 2017 – As I used the Slink model I had updated, I found some problems. So, after more testing and a back and forth with AvaStar/Machinimatrix, I pulled the original of this article the day after I published it and rewrote it. Revised Slink provides a developer’s kit labeled Slink Creators Kit March 2016. … Continue reading

AvaStar 2 RC 5 Released

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A new RC version of AvaStar 2 is out. You can get it from your products page at Machinimatrix. I am not sure what got fixed… the release notes and change logs are not up to date. The Maintenance Update function doesn’t seem to work with RC’s. The panel showed 2.0.40 when I clicked for … Continue reading