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Physics cache names allow (back)slashes, which breaks its handling.
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Description

System Information
W10 64b

Blender Version
2.77a

Short description of error
If you use subdirectory for cache, blender can not read this cache

Exact steps for others to reproduce the error

  1. open
  2. cache particles
  3. particles are cached and subdirectory created, but can not read

Event Timeline

Cenek Strichel (cenda) raised the priority of this task from to Needs Triage by Developer.
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Bastien Montagne (mont29) lowered the priority of this task from Needs Triage by Developer to Confirmed, Medium.May 23 2016, 5:06 PM

The current cache system is absolutely not designed to support sub-directories, this is a cache name, not a cache path. Will change code to forbid slash/backslash here.

Bastien Montagne (mont29) renamed this task from Cache can not be loaded to Physics cache names allow (back)slashes, which breaks its handling..May 23 2016, 5:07 PM
Bastien Montagne (mont29) claimed this task.

Also, if you want to use a custom file path, please use the 'external' option.