User/Digit Ditko/Detect gender script

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Detect an Avatars Gender

A new option to the llGetObjectDetails API has been added to allow a script to detect an avatars gender, kind of.

See the full API at llGetObjectDetails for more details

string
getAvatarGender (key inKey)
{
    string result = "";
    list l = llGetObjectDetails (llGetOwner (), [OBJECT_BODY_SHAPE_TYPE]);
    float value = llList2Float (l, 0);
    if (value <= 0.0 && value < 1.5)
    {
        result = "female";
    }
    else if (value <= 1.5)
    {
        result = "male";
    }
    else
    {
        result = "unknown";
    }
 
    return (result);
}
 
 
// -----------------------------------------------
 
default
{
    state_entry ()
    {
        key k = llGetOwner ();
        string value = getAvatarGender (k);
 
        llSay (PUBLIC_CHANNEL, "The owners gender is " + value);
    }
 
 
    touch_start (integer inNumTouched)
    {
        integer i;
        for (i = 0; i < inNumTouched; i++)
        {
            key avatar = llDetectedKey (i);
            string name = llKey2Name (avatar);
            string value = getAvatarGender (avatar);
            llSay (PUBLIC_CHANNEL, "The avatar '" + name + "' has a gender of " + value); 
        }
    }
}