Catznip aims to refine and reinvent your window into Second Life. Our focus is stability, usability, privacy and plenty of new original home grown features.
As a project, Catznip is not and will never be a bucket list of features cherry picked from the other projects, nor a laundry list of pre-release Linden code. It’s about taking a fresh look at things and attempting to do them better.
What would you like to see?
We are very open to feature ideas or requests, but please present them in the form of a use case and not simply “Add X from Viewer Y”.
The best place to do this is on our Issue Tracker.
RLVa - Extending LSL script and the user experience
Catznip is the development viewer for RLVa written by Kitty Barnett. This is an extended reimplementation of the RestrainedLove API created by Marine Kelley. RLVa has been in circulation since mid 2009 and is independent, sharing no code with RLV. (See RLVa / RLV Differences).
RLVa goes from Catznip into many other viewers making it especially useful for script developers as it represents the future of RLVa often months ahead of the mainstream. For full RLVa related documentation : Category:RLVa
Unless explicitly stated, Catznip does not borrow code from other TPV projects, it is, simply put, an original work built upon the code released by Linden Lab. We will always explicitly give credit for external code where it is due, for the rest, Kitty Barnett & Trinity Dejavu did it.
We go to great lengths to ensure the published Catznip source code is readable, identifiable, and easy to be separate from the main on a patch by patch basis. If you develop a viewer and just want one isolated feature from the tree, you can, and it’s easy. On Purpose. You’re welcome.
This category has the following 5 subcategories, out of 5 total.