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Hair Cache Bug
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Description

System Information
Intel(R) Core i7-6700k CPU

Operating system and graphics card

Blender Version
Broken: 2.79b, 2.8

Short description of error
This Error comes from the hair caching system, If you disk cache your item it wont play the cached hair.

Exact steps for others to reproduce the error

Load a sphere.
Put a hair system on it.
Hair Dynamics
Bake
Disk Cache

Hair no longer plays with or with out external ticked.

WorkAround

Load a sphere.
Put a hair system on it.
Hair Dynamics
Disk Cache
Bake
Toggle Disk Cache on and off

Then it works

Event Timeline

Brecht Van Lommel (brecht) changed the task status from Unknown Status to Unknown Status.Oct 12 2018, 12:34 AM
Brecht Van Lommel (brecht) claimed this task.

This is more a missing feature than a bug. If you enable disk cache, it won't automatically write everything in memory to disk, it just says to try reading from disk if there is anything there. If you want to have frames on disk you have to bake again.