is a graphical division of units
. In Second Life
, the grid is the general term for the entire world
. More specifically, the grid is the simulators
visible on the world map
and, even more specifically, the grid are the server
s which run SL
and have a symbolic relationship to the world map, with one server supporting one sim (though multiple sims can and are run on the same physical server hardware).
was the first sim on the grid. Its SW (southwest) corner is at <1000,1000,0> sim coordinates, or <256000,256000,0> global coordinate meters
. Some users
refer to Da Boom as the center
of the grid, but there's no technical reason to do so.
takes care of the grid.
| Global Coordinate