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2018.2.14f1

Issue ID

1096844

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Scripts (except editor scripts) do not recompile after "Scripting Define Symbols" have changed

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Priority: 2Necessary for shipping a final release

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Severity: 3Secondary functionality broken

How to reproduce:
1. Open the user-submitted project ("TestImport2018.2.14.zip")
2. Go to "Edit" -> "Project Settings" -> "UIWidgets" -> "Enable TextMeshPro support"
3. Wait while the package imports and recompiles (This should add new symbol "UIWIDGETS_TMPRO_SUPPORT" to "Scripting Define Symbols")
4. Go to "GameOject" -> "UI" -> "UIWidgets with TextMesh Pro support" -> "Collections" -> "TreeView"
5. In the Inspector Window notice that the "Default Item" is empty
6. In the Hierarchy Window Expand the "TreeView" -> "ScrollRect" -> "Viewport" -> "List" -> "DefaultItem" and observe that the "TreeViewComponentTMPro" script - shows compilation errors. (This is because it hasn't recompiled, forcing it to recompile by making any new script changes will fix the errors and create correct "TreeView" objects)

Expected result: Scripts recompile after making changes to Scripting Define Symbols
Actual result: Only Editor Scripts recompile after making changes to Scripting Define Symbols, non-Editor scripts don't recompile. In the particular use case, "TreeViewComponentTMPro.cs" script errors are preventing "TreeView" objects from being created correctly

Reproduced in: 2019.1.0a12, 2018.3.1f1, 2017.4.17f1

Note: the workaround would be to also force any specific assets to recompile after changing the Scripting Define Symbols

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