Discussing Typesense's Handling of Sparse Indexed Fields
TLDR Adrian questioned how typesense manages sparse indexed fields. Kishore Nallan clarified that absent values aren't stored, optimizing storage and performance.
Sep 17, 2021 (26 months ago)
Kishore Nallan06:38 AM
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Discussing Issues and Improvements for Typesense
Greg shared feedback and raised questions about Typesense, specifically about nested objects, rate limiting, and documentation. Kishore Nallan provided explanations, confirming that non-searchable fields can be stored and noting to improve documentation clarity.
Storing Non-Indexed Document Fields in Typesense
Thomas asked about unindexed, stored fields. Jason explained that unindexed fields can be stored and returned if the document is a match. Andrew added a limitation about nested fields.
Query on Performance with Many Fields in Typesense
John asked about the performance implications of having many fields but only searching on a few in Typesense. Kishore Nallan clarified that all indices are field level and independent.