[sldev] Scalable Sim Question

Argent Stonecutter secret.argent at gmail.com
Sun Aug 10 10:30:57 PDT 2008


On 2008-08-10, at 11:52, Dahlia Trimble wrote:
> I think there needs to be a distinction made between inventory and  
> assets. I was under the impression that assets on the asset server  
> were the actual serialized asset, and anything in inventory was  
> just a reference to the asset? If true, then it would seen the  
> inventory could be safely stored in the agent domain without risk  
> as the asset servers could have the final say about whether an  
> outside grid gets access to the asset.

Are the asset servers in the region domain or the agent domain?

 From Lawson English's original note:
>> [The agent domain will] handle login, group IM, persistent  
>> inventory, etc., while the local simulator will handle physics,  
>> local chat and geometry issues. The eventual division will be  
>> "Agent Domain" vs "Region Domain" where each is responsible for a  
>> certain subset of services that the SL client now receives  
>> exclusively through the simulator.

It seemed to me that this was saying that the agent domain was  
responsible for the assets.



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