Addressing Search Ranking Issue in Collections
TLDR Robert inquired about preventing repetitive search terms in an array from ranking higher. Jason suggested using
query_by_weights to adjust the field's weight.
Sep 08, 2021 (24 months ago)
Sep 09, 2021 (24 months ago)
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Understanding and Adjusting Query Parameter Weights
John needed help understanding default weights, manipulating weights, and sorting by weight in query parameters. Jason educated on default weights, sorting mechanism, and also suggested using buckets for sorting based on custom fields.
Issues With `text_match` Scoring for Search Queries in Typesense
Colin encountered issues with the `text_match` scoring on Typesense v0.23.1. Jason and Kishore Nallan identified a potential issue with numeric overflow in the text match score and applied an unverified patch. The final resolution is unclear.
Enhancing Search Term Matching with Query Weight Parameter
John questions if there's a solution to control term matching in search fields despite `query_weight`. Jason suggests an approach whereas Kishore Nallan cites earlier dissatisfaction with similar method but is open to think over alternatives. John further suggests a potential solution but resolution is still pending.