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(Case 1188478) List of generic type not serialized

Discussion in '2020.1 Beta' started by Peter77, Oct 2, 2019.

  1. Peter77

    Peter77

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    Unity 2020.1 comes with "Support for serializing fields of generic types directly"
    https://forum.unity.com/threads/preview-of-2020-1-features.742052/

    Considering the following generic type:

    Code (CSharp):
    1. [System.Serializable]
    2. public struct OptionalValue<T>
    3. {
    4.     [SerializeField] T m_Value;
    5.     ...
    Using it as a member of a MonoBehaviour, correctly exposes it to the Inspector:
    Code (CSharp):
    1.  
    2. public class NewBehaviourScript : MonoBehaviour
    3. {
    4.     [SerializeField]
    5.     OptionalValue<float> m_OptionalFloat;
    However, using it as a List<> does not expose it to the Inspector:
    Code (CSharp):
    1. public class NewBehaviourScript : MonoBehaviour
    2. {
    3.     [SerializeField]
    4.     List<OptionalValue<float>> m_ListOfOptionalFloat;
    Reproduce
    • Open attached project
    • Open SampleScene.unity
    • Select "Test" game object in Hierarchy

    Actual
    Observe in the Inspector it displays "m_OptionalFloat", but does not display "m_ListOfOptionalFloat"

    Expected
    "m_ListOfOptionalFloat" should be serialized too.

    EDIT: Link to issue tracker:
    https://issuetracker.unity3d.com/is...en-tagging-them-with-serializefield-attribute
     

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    Last edited: Oct 18, 2019
    SugoiDev, oli-2019, Hyp-X and 2 others like this.