Resolving Backfill Script Issues in Typesense with Firebase
TLDR Kaylee had problems rerunning the backfill script with Typesense and Firebase. Jason suggested deleting and recreating the
backfill Firestore document.
Aug 24, 2021 (27 months ago)
backfilland then create a new document like this: https://github.com/typesense/firestore-typesense-search#3-backfilling-data-optional
to trigger the backfill again
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Typesense and Firebase Integration Troubleshooting
Bobby struggled with getting data to Typesense from Firebase. After sharing his logs and settings screenshots, Jason helped him fix the path configuration and suggested ways to successful re-trigger a backfill. This resolved the issue.
Backfilling Data for Typesense Extensions
Shaun asked if a method would trigger backfill for all typesense extensions. Jason confirmed and provided a solution for backfilling a single collection.
Removing typesense_sync Collection After Backfill
Abhishek asked if they can remove the typesense_sync collection after backfill completion. Jason confirmed it's safe to do so.