Resolving NULL Values Issue in Typesense Project
TLDR andy thanked Kishore for helping with their typesense project. They shared a problem regarding NULL values that they resolved. Kishore Nallan suggested marking the field as optional for addressing such issues.
Dec 12, 2022 (10 months ago)
The gotchas today, were, it didnt like values set as NULL, so i removed these from the database and it imported as "value":""
Dec 13, 2022 (10 months ago)
Kishore Nallan02:10 AM
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Troubleshooting Typesense 400 Error with Null Fields
sonu was encountering a 400 error due to null fields during Typesense indexing. Jason suggested upgrading to a recent version, removing null fields, and marking potentially null fields as `optional: true`. gab shared a similar issue and workaround.
Handling `string | null` Fields in Schema
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Dealing with Null Values when Searching Typesense Documents
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