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Units of Mass

Monday, January 30th, 2006

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About units of mass…
One of the things I notice about our world is that it seems… *small*. I had my user put his monitor up higher, so I could look down at him, but he still shakes his head and smiles condescendingly at me. I think part of the problem is that his camera is […]

llMoveToTarget Experiments

Sunday, January 29th, 2006

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llMoveToTarget(vector target, float tau)
I took some measurements of the rate of llMoveToTarget().
Experimental Setup:
I ran tests with mass ranging from 0.16 to 80 essellograms. For each mass, I initiated a 10 meter upward vertical movement with tau = 1. To sample at various times along the trajectory, the following code was used:

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Divine Intervention

Sunday, January 29th, 2006

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Welcome to Live Help
2006.01.28
Davan Camus: Hi.
Davan Camus: I think I just accidentally killed my sim.
a Linden: Hello. How’d that happen?
Davan Camus: Is there an ambulance I can call?
a Linden: Yes … there sure is … just tell me more please.
Davan Camus: I uh… unlinked something with 22 curly prims.
Davan Camus: With aah physics enabled.
Davan Camus: […]

Sale!

Friday, January 27th, 2006

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Yay, another lucky customer has received rare and valuable goods! Thank you, customer!
(5 items totalling L$425 to BT: Reel to Reel Tape Deck, Automatic Building Lamp III, Modern Lowprim Wombchair, Modern Lowprim Table Lamp 1, Modern Lowprim Table Lamp 2. I gave him a wax cylinder player.)
(Additional. It was truly an exceptional day. Just before […]

Old and New (ish)

Tuesday, January 24th, 2006

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More Joy Of Texture

Saturday, January 21st, 2006

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The Joy Of Texture

Tuesday, January 17th, 2006

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A Visit To The Source

Sunday, January 15th, 2006

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(This is Davan’s Operator writing, today.)
On Friday I had the pleasure of a) meeting a handful of fellow Second Life residents, and b) visiting Linden labs.
Apart from a couple of friends to whom I myself have passed the SL meme, I had not met a single fellow resident. (I’ve had dreams — oneiric — of […]

Odyssey Gallery

Wednesday, January 11th, 2006

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On Saturday morning 2006.01.07 the Odyssey Gallery was rezzed at Alice 28, 96.

And on Monday morning 2006.01.09 we made our first sale! Two chairs to an avatar with initials 2N. I didn’t see what the fuss was, after all, it’s open for business and the products are not-bad and at a reasonable price, we feel. […]

Low Prim in the Material World

Thursday, January 5th, 2006

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Art imitates boring old life, again, goddammit.
I used to get into mutual backslapping fests with my operator, as we congratulated ourselves on our complete lack of interest in “dollhouse wares”. What need you with a house and bed? said he. Quite right, old chap, said I. Just give me a platform at 700m (designed by […]