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Scale of the object increases when it is parented and unparented repeatedly




Priority: 4Not yet prioritized for a release


Severity: 4Minor or cosmetic issue

To reproduce:

1. Open the project, attached by the tester (
2. Open the "testScene" scene
3. Select the Cube2 game object, observe its scale and set it as a child of Cube1
4. Unparent Cube2 from Cube1
5. Repeat 3 - 4 several times
6. Observe the scale of Cube2

Expected: scale doesn't increase each time the object is parented and unparented

Reproduced in 5.4.5p4, 5.5.5p1, 5.6.1f1, 5.6.4f1, 2017.1.2p1, 2017.2.0f3, 2017.3.0b4

By design: a limitation with non-uniform scaling as described in

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