Whenever I publish my dictionary items, I see the dictionary.dat file getting created. However, whenever I browse the site, the file gets deleted. I can see that happen in real time.

What might be some good things to check / try?

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The issue turned out to be this code that was present in one of my performance config patches:


Any time Translate.Text() was called, it would permanently delete the dictionary.dat file until the dictionary got published again.

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