On 1/11/07, Reed Hedges <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > chris wrote: > > On 1/9/07, Len Bullard <[EMAIL PROTECTED]> wrote: > >> Letting out the viewer is something of a SOP. I think the server-side is > >> possibly more important given that there are any number of open source > >> viewers out there for 3D platforms that are just as good or better. It is > >> the management of the server farm that makes the difference, that and a big > >> budget for marketing. > > yes the server side services *and* the networking > > Cory Linden (I forget his real name) did a Q&A about open-sourcing the > client, and someone asked him if they think that also open-sourcing the > server would hurt SL from a business perspective, and he said "No". But > I wonder if they do have plans on doing it. Yes, that would be pretty interesting.