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Postponed means that the issue was either a feature request or something that requires major refactoring on our side. Since that makes the issue not actionable in the close future we choose to close it as Postponed and add it on our internal roadmaps and technical debt pages instead.

Postponed

Votes

34

Found in

5.3.2p4

Issue ID

779405

Regression

No

[Standalone] Corrupted textures in a huge project

Build Pipeline

-

Reproduction steps:
1. Open attached "Stripped4" Unity project(4gb file).
2. Open and play "Physics Based Tank Controller/Scene/Demo Scene 2" scene.
3. Look around and notice how the textures looks (Pic attached).
4. Build and run this scene.
5. Repeat step 3.

Reproduced with: 5.3.2p4, 5.3.4p2
Couldn't test it with 5.2 and 5.4 because of errors.
Duplicate case has repro on: 5.4.1p2, 5.5.0a1

Not reproducible by:
- Creating animation with 2300 one pixel sized sprites in an empty project.
- Adding 2300 materials into resources folder in an empty project.

Note:
- It appears that the number of textures in the game makes no difference. It is the size of those textures. Unity can apparently only use 4gb of compressed textures. Our guess is that the issue is a 32 file pointer.
- Player log attached.

  1. Response avatar

    karl_jones

    Jan 25, 2018

    We are aware of the problems users are facing.
    We currently have a limit of 4gb that applies to all our assets.
    You can read the details here: https://forum.unity.com/threads/bug-4gb-limit-to-textures-in-standalone-build.441116/#post-2852657

    We are working on improving things although this is not a simple issue and is being treated as future feature development, it is not something we can fix as a bug (sorry no backport).

    If you are having these issues we recommend you look into asset bundles, they have significant advantages when working with very large projects.

Comments (11)

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    jack3821

    May 31, 2020 22:10

    Unity projects always need some time to complete and you have to do a lot of analysis for it. The https://www.assignmentholic.co.uk/ provides us a complete graphic that we can follow for quick analysis.

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    ProgOrion

    Jun 12, 2018 22:03

    Unity! Do something about it, please!

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    AlanMattano

    Feb 08, 2018 00:07

    Do this happened also in Unity 2018 64bit?

  4. Bfe8f181e5fd16015ec9071795e11f92?d=mm

    truefx001

    Jan 22, 2018 23:20

    Check this out here , Unity knows about this issue but is not doing anything about it for years.
    https://forum.unity.com/threads/bug-4gb-limit-to-textures-in-standalone-build.441116/

  5. E3a1447440a875f9afeed0184b0ce905?d=mm

    Xanthius

    Jan 17, 2018 02:51

    This is a deal breaker. We're hitting this 4gb issue. This needs to be fixed.

  6. A1ee98787661975804c235ff44788a0c?d=mm

    mattis89

    Jan 12, 2018 06:53

    Please Unity!!! You just released 2018.1 and havent fixed this?!?!?!??! And we pay alot of money!!!!

  7. 0b4ab71c8c2dbbde7bd86b15bce777f3?d=mm

    radiantboy

    Nov 19, 2017 18:04

    Still happening even now, please look at this unity!!

  8. Ec96bc4b55cf498bff631c297d14ad2a?d=mm

    blake_seow

    Oct 29, 2017 16:43

    same problem in Unity 2017.1.0.p2
    Can't believe this haven't been fixed, This is a huge problem for making bigger games. StreamingAssets could be a work around, but not a good solution. Please fix this.

  9. 3e1c6497a618acb97b8b6a3fe6f96525?d=mm

    maidengaming

    Oct 29, 2017 16:16

    Why has this problem not been addressed?

  10. 13c7012a8ae66de05525924905368697?d=mm

    aditya-tfg

    Oct 12, 2017 07:38

    Facing the same issue in 5.6.3p3

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