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Setting up your own world

Your own grid

Your own grid

Its possible to set up your own grid and if you want, use it behind your firewall. The Opensim software runs on both Windows and Linux. With a VPN connection you can meet and conference on your own operated islands behind the firewall.

You can find more on the Opensim software on this pages. Opensim.org

 Your own city

We do!

We do terraforming and construction of Islands and supply them in the oar file format. We also supply buildings and land files.

Some of them for free you can find more in the download section of the website.

On the OS grid

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Showcase work

2worlds2go Island

Experimental stuff

The OSGrid is a great way to show of different oar files or test half ready stuff. The island will change from time to time and sonmetimes it will blow up in our face and not be online att all. But it have been up for three months without any interrupts once, I am proud of that.

I am trying to put out stuff here and do some freebe stuff to.

Finding us on the OSGrid

You need a account on the OSGrid (its free) to go to the island. OSGrid homepage.

The Osgrid island is often moving around (you do not have your place on the grid) but a map search for Nilsart or 2worlds2go will do it.

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Hardware and Linux

The machine

Work environment

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You do not need a supercomputer to run a island. Its often enough to use some older computers beacause the server software do not need to run any graphics. We use a MySql database on a OPENSuse installation.
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We have tried out a windows XP installation and it works well.

Right now we use the XP machine to run another flavor of Opensim the Realextend software Real extend homepage

Usable: Running the development islands, the OSGrid island and also its a small render farm for Pov-ray images and it runs a webserver that we can do experimental stuff on.

Development grid

connect The dev grid

Breaking stuff again and again.

Opensim is not the Second life server but its a very good way to test crazy ideas without crashing the Linden lab servers. Connections from the web to the grid. Moving and self reproducing scripts. A skyscraper script that suddenly goes crazy and make a 2000 flor building. You get the picture.

And thru a VPN tunnel its possible to sit anywhere in the world and still cooperate and test silly stuff for all developers on the internal web. Its kind of cool.

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Cyberserenity, Virtual reality explorer, digital designer and CEO of 2worlds2go
  • Euro truck simulator 2, TruckersMP, VorpX, Oculus rift

    Finally I got some of my hardware to work and I have had a fun afternoon honking at trucks while driving slowly in my new car around Scandinavia. The landscape is just beautiful and the roads nice. I will have some coffee and then it is onward to the continent.

    This is so much fun.

  • Playing Adrift for a few hours.

    First time i really go deep inside a VR game. Well i got sick for a few times. But it works in the game because i suppose i would if i was trapped in a space station and moved around to much. It is a nice touch. Keep still in game to not get sick. It is a cool game and scary. Feeling of being there is nice.

    So you can do a nice VR game without killing things. I like that.

  • Back in to Sansar. Today Bryn Oh.

    Visited An evening at the Ballet by Bryn Oh. Not easy to find something you like. Bryn Oh is one of my fav artists in SL and she do not dissapoint. Like several tableau with a strong feeling of being in the theatre. I liked it.

     

    Visited some other nice places but the feeling of being alone is creeping up on you. When i visited Astro Port there was a avatar just standing there and when in VR that is just scary.

  • The quality of things in Second life.

    Visited the beach today and i am amazed. The mesh quality of things in Second life. And done right it is not very hard on the graphics card. Reducing lag. If it is done right.

    I used my Oculus to inspect the nice work and it made it a very nice experience, blink, blink. ( Did you see that.)

    Now we only need a new viewer and some some new shaders to play around with.

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