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Text object disappears when Fill Mode set to None
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Description

System Information
Windows 10 x64
GTX 950M

Blender Version
Broken:
Date: 2018-12-11
Hash: 70d38a996eb
Branch: blender 2.8 (Beta)

Works:
Date: 2017-9-11
Hash: 5bc8ac9
Branch: blender 2.79 (Official Release)

Short description of error
Setting text object Fill Mode to None makes it disappear. In 2.79 it would make a outline of the text when you select that option.

2.80

2.79

Exact steps for others to reproduce the error
1: Add text object
2: Go to object data in properties
3: Select None for Fill Method under Shape panel

Event Timeline

ronan ducluzeau (zeauro) triaged this task as Confirmed, Medium priority.

Confirmed on 21523b5 under ubuntu 16.04 64bits

User may want to read/write an extruded text in ortho view or convert such text into mesh edges without face fillling.
So, it is better to restore 2.79 behavior.