[opensource-dev] FAQ posted for Third Party Viewer Policy

Soft Linden soft at lindenlab.com
Sat Feb 27 17:58:21 PST 2010

On Sat, Feb 27, 2010 at 5:27 AM, Marine Kelley <marinekelley at gmail.com> wrote:
> I don't know much about it, but what about the data that most of us already
> entered when signing up to SL ? LL should have these data stored somewhere,
> why do we have to enter them all again ? If the data to be entered to sign
> in to the viewer directory is not linked to it, what gives LL the certainty
> that they are accurate, where are they stored, and what is the privacy
> policy ? The TPV says "may be published", but there is no way to be sure...
> And moreso, the FAQ says that listing in the directory might become
> mandatory. With such vague terms it is impossible to comply to these
> requirements, which are way too intrusive for a hobbyist.
> Sorry about this, it seems that publishing a Frequently Asked Questions page
> brings even more questions ! It is always like this. lol.

I'll ask to be certain, but I expect that if the viewer changed from
opt-in identity disclosure to mandatory identity disclosure, every
participant would be given the option to be listed or be dropped.
Without a response, we would drop the listing. It would be totally
unreasonable for us to just add the names one day.

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