solidify glitch
Open, ConfirmedPublic

Description

System Information
Lenovo U550 ubuntu 16.04

Blender Version
Broken: 2.78, 2.78-9ea71bc
Worked: 2.77a

Short description of error
some wierd resoult with solidyfy
adjusting thikness is a workaround, but overall in 2.77a
attached file is more stable

Exact steps for others to reproduce the error
open attached file in 2.77 and in 2.78 to see:

Details

Type
Bug
Czarek Kopias (kopias) changed the title from "solidify regresion" to "solidify glitch".Oct 10 2016, 10:53 AM
Sergey Sharybin (sergey) triaged this task as "Incomplete" priority.Oct 11 2016, 12:37 PM

Please always attach simple .blend file which demonstrates the issue.

I thought I did. Was little to hasty. Sorry.

Sergey Sharybin (sergey) raised the priority of this task from "Incomplete" to "Confirmed".Oct 13 2016, 9:43 AM

Thanks for the file!

However, doesn't seem to be related on solidify modifier, morel like bevel modifier's fault. Here is the simplified version:

@Howard Trickey (howardt), mind having a look here? Additionally, with the original file disabling Edge Split modifier makes Bevel to assert failure.