Changing Facet Value of Indexed Collections
TLDR Roshan wanted to alter the facet value of fields after indexing. Kishore Nallan explained the current limitation, suggested pre-creation of collection before syncing. Faceted search is also encountered an unknown issue, Kishore Nallan advised to raise the issue in Github.
Feb 03, 2022 (23 months ago)
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You can pre-create the collection before running that tool for syncingHow can i do that ? can you share link for this? Kishore Nallan
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Updating Collection Schema and Querying Unspecified Fields in Typesense
Stefan asked about updating a collection schema. Kishore Nallan stated it's not currently possible but suggested automatic schema detection in version 0.20. Rishabh sought a workaround and Jason suggested creating a new collection with a new schema and re-indexing the data. Rishabh also asked about defining custom field IDs which Jason confirmed is not possible with Typesense.
Adding and Storing Object Types in Typesense Collections
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