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Sphere World

Ever wanted to make a world within a world? Now you can make Sphere Worlds in Second Life or OpenSim!

This is me, walking around a moon of Phaze:

Moons of Phaze

The first thing you will need to make is a sphere. Use one of the images on the left of this table of images and upload it and place it on a spherical prim:

Cow world
Cow-World
Cow texture
earthrise
EarhRise
earth 3d
earth
Earth
earth-3d
forest floor forest floor 3-d
grass grass-3d
heart leaves heart leaves 3d
IO
IO
IO 3D
JUpiter
Jupiter
Jupiter 3d
Mars
Mars
Mars 3d
topo topo-3d
Moon
Moon
Moon #d
Moss Moss 3D
Sun Sun 3D

Scripting:

Add this script to the Sphere:

Download linkDownload Link.   This link will send you a text file with a .LSL file extension.   LSL files are just text and can be opened in a text editor such as WordPad.

The sphere should slowly turn.

Random Walk Pose Ball


Make a small sphere, pose ball sized.     I colored mine red:

Red colored Pose Ball

Change the box in the General Tab to "Sit on object" and give this pose ball a suitable name. Mine was called "Walk on the moon".

Add this script to it.  This link will send you a text file with a .LSL file extension.   LSL files are just text and can be opened in a text editor such as WordPad.

DownloadDownload Link

I named my script "Random walk Pose Ball".

Go to your inventory and find a 'walk' animation and put it in the objects inventory along with the script. Name it 'walk'.

It should look like this inside the pose ball:



If you do not have a suitable walk animation,  right-click and save this one, and upload it with the Loop directive on.

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When you upload it, it will cost $10 Linden.   Set it to priority 4 and check the Loop Box.

Upload anuimation to Second Life

Rename this walk animation  'walk' and put it in your pose ball.

It should look  like this:

Contents of Object Tab

Sit on the pose ball and you should go to the sphere world and start walking around.

Controllable Walk Pose Ball


This pose ball lets you steer your avatar.  Make a small sphere, pose ball sized.     I colored mine Blue:

Walk on the moon pose ball

Change the box in the General Tab to "Sit on object" and give this pose ball a suitable name. Mine was called "Live on the moon".

Add this script to it.  This link will send you a text file with a .LSL file extension.   LSL files are just text and can be opened in a text editor such as WordPad.

DownloadDownload Script

I named my script "Walk Pose Ball".

Go to your inventory and find a 'walk' animation and put it in the objects inventory along with the script.

Name it 'Walk: Power Slow'.

You also need a  Stand animation.

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When you upload it, it will cost $10 Linden.   Set it to priority 4 and check the Loop Box.

Name it "avatar_stand_1"

It should look like this inside the pose ball:

Pose ball interior

Put the same walk animation in this pose ball that you put in Pose ball 1.  Name this animation "Walk:: Power Slow".

Rename this walk animation  'walk' and put it in your pose ball.

It should look  like this:

Contents of Object Tab

Sit on the pose ball and you should go to the sphere world.  Use your Arrow keys to manuever.




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