Data Propagation Time from Firestore to Typespace
TLDR Bryan questioned about data propagation time from Firestore to Typespace. Jason clarified that it typically takes less than 10 seconds, and indexing takes less than a second.
Nov 17, 2021 (26 months ago)
From Typesesne’s perspective, as soon as data is indexed and the API call returns, it should available to search.
For batches of records, it completely depends on the size of your dataset. For eg: I've indexed 2.2M records (recipes demo you see on the home page) in about 3-4 minutes by importing all records in a single batch import API call
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Transforming Firebase Collection Data before Indexing to Typesense
David wants to transform data before indexing to Typesense. Jason suggests forking the extension and using a Google Cloud function. David successfully implements the solution.
High Cost Concerns with firestore-typesense-search Extension
Minyong is confused by the high costs of using the firestore-typesense-search extension and asks for ways to reduce them. Jason confirms that the extension does not batch requests and advises Minyong to consult Firebase support.
Typesense Firestore Real-Time Update Query
DomijKu required help with real-time updates on frontend when backends changes occur. Jason, CaptainCodeman and Loic explained triggering updates via direct subscription to Firestore, cloud function triggers, and stream subscriptions. Loic recommended switching to Typesense for searches beyond 20 documents.