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MissingReferenceException on asset Scriptable Object refresh

Scene Management


How to reproduce:
1. Save a backup of Repro/MyScriptableObject 1 to some other location
2. Click on Repro/MyScriptableObject 1 so it opens within the Unity inspector
3. Modify the IntValue to some other value, such as 5
4. Save the project
5. Restore the MyScriptableObject 1 file from your backup. This should be done within the file browser
6. Bring back focus to Unity. You will get the MissingReferenceException and
7. Selecting MyScriptableObject 1 doesn't change anything, but if selecting MyScriptableObject and then MyScriptableObject 1 the values appear again

  1. Response avatar

    Resolution Note (2019.1.X):

    Hi there,

    We really appreciate your contribution to the Unity product. Thank you for reporting this issue. We take every case submitted to us seriously by investigating the impact on you, our customer, as well as the impact it may have on the engineering and experience of our product.

    This particular case has been investigated thoroughly and we have decided, in the interests of protecting the stability and features of Unity for users that rely upon the affected versions, to not address this fix for the time being. We understand that this will cause problems for some users, and so may address in a future version.

    Unity QA Team

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