Enabling HTTP Textures in Second Life


Linden Lab have been enabling HTTP Textures on AGNI recently and now you can test it out at TextureTest region in Second Life.

Steps to Enable HTTP Textures:

  • 1. Download the latest viewer; Viewer 2.1.0 – http://get.secondlife.com/
  • 2. Log into the region TextureTest.
  • 3. From the Develop menu, in the Consoles sub menu enable ‘Texture Console’. This is just to monitor the individual textures as they are downloading.
  • 4. Additionally you can enable the texture timer at Develop->Show Info->Show Time – the texture timer stops when you stop downloading textures

Testing Notes

  • As you move around the region TextureTest you will see green text showing “HTTP” for each texture downloaded over HTTP.
  • Please fly around the region and make sure that textures download over http and things look good.
  • Please do not try to crash this region. We’re not looking for a load test here.
  • We just want to make sure that HTTP Textures works and things seem normal.
  • Please file a jira if you find any issues.
About these ads

About Daniel Voyager

Second Life

Posted on August 6, 2010, in Linden Lab, Second Life, SL Cool Stuff, SL Summary and tagged , . Bookmark the permalink. 3 Comments.

  1. Works really damm well. There’s a big memory leak somewhere but maybe that’s just 2.1, i never use it usually.

    Like

  2. Daniel Voyager

    @Brad: That’s interesting.

    Like

  3. very interesting to know

    Like

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

Syleena Sheridan

Fashion Gallery // Shootings @ Photo Square - Photo Studio in SL

my secondlife

secondlife,fun,blog

{K}iss {K}iss

Virtual Style by Khitten Kurka

Pearlistic Dimensions

^_- Created to be Different -_^

Riviera Chic

with a touch of inworld class

The Fantasy Collective

A Premier Second Life Shopping Event

KALEBOT

Exploring the wonderful world of food, fitness, and healthy living.

Follow

Get every new post delivered to your Inbox.

Join 3,435 other followers

%d bloggers like this: