I am not sure this has happened to anyone else, but I want to bring it to your attention. It is a rather weird issue discovered by a couple of my customers...one just in the past couple of days, which has prompted me to write this article. I think this issue has been around for a few years from what little information I can gather.
Have you ever rezzed an object that as one or more sculpted items or parts and the thing just won't rezz totally? No matter what you do...relog...clear cache...reboot your computer...use a different viewer...the silly thing won't rezz correctly. Okay so now what?
The problem is this. Some how, some where, the Second Life server(s) has lost the UUID of one or more of the sculpt maps used in the creation of the object you are trying to rezz.
According to Wikipedia it is "[a] universally unique identifier (UUID) is an identifier standard used in software construction, standardized by the Open Software Foundation." What this means in p…