Troubleshooting Typesense Index Deletion Issue
TLDR John reported issues deleting old indices after upgrading Typesense. Kishore Nallan suggested checking for special characters and race conditions. Issue was resolved by catching the 404 error.
May 08, 2023 (4 months ago)
• When querying for all collections, collection "foobar123" is there.
• When trying to delete it, I get
No collection with name "foobar123" found.
Any ideas on how to resolve this?
Kishore Nallan09:43 AM
2. What happens when you restart the Typesense process?
Kishore Nallan09:46 AM
No collection with name "foobar123" founderror, "foobar123" is actually no longer returned from the collections endpoint so it is deleted from something.
Kishore Nallan09:49 AM
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