Automated Opensim Startup and Shutdown

Introduction to Automated Opensim Startup and Shutdown Automated Opensim startup and shutdown. A tutorial providing an alternative approach to the Opensimulator wiki pages, which gives greater flexibility and improves ease of use. Written for Ubuntu but suitable for many Linux distributions. The system described here is in use on the...Read more

Opensim with multiple Robust services on Ubuntu

Introduction – Setup opensim with multiple robust services Opensim with multiple robust services on Ubuntu is covered on the opensimulator wiki; however, it is not included in detail. Some of the services do not separate well (in my experience). This article follows on from Setup Ubuntu 20.04 for Opensimulator. Ubuntu...Read more

Setup Ubuntu 20.04 for Opensimulator

Introduction. Opensimulator often referred to as just Opensim, can be set up on multiple operating systems and in many different ways. This article is specifically written to setup Ubuntu 20.04 for Opensimulator. Basic setup Requirements of Opensimulator A server (can be a standard PC) Router with NAT (network address translation)...Read more

Experimenting with Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa

Experimenting with Ubuntu 20.04 Focal Fossa has been this weeks task. I have blogged previously about my Ubuntu Server Upgrade Considerations. With the release of a Beta version, I attempted an upgrade from 18.04 to 20.04. 18.04 to 20.04 Ubuntu Desktop Upgrade Disaster This wasn’t on the server version but...Read more

Will virtual learning after COVID-19 continue?

The outbreak of COVID-19 has moved almost all students to a virtual learning platform. Will virtual learning continue after COVID-19 continue? I am studying for a Meng in Computer Science at the University of Hull and actively prefer virtual learning. Academic Benefits of virtual learning Academically I find the virtual...Read more

Ubuntu Server Upgrade Considerations

With Ubuntu 20.04 on the horizon, Ubuntu Server upgrade considerations are on my mind. My experience of release upgrades with Ubuntu desktop is less than desirable. Moving from Ubuntu server 18.04 to 20.04 will be my first experience using Ubuntu Server. One option I am considering is setting up an...Read more

Website S.E.O

Following the end of the university exam period, my attention has returned to the Fire And Ice Grid. While the website was made, it was not performing well in search results. Mobile display problems had been detected by Google search console. Some content was going off the edge of 360...Read more