Max num_typos in Typesense and its Impact
TLDR Gilbert questioned the limit of num_typos in Typesense, and whether exceeding two impacts performance. Jason clarified the limitation is for performance and reducing user confusion.
Nov 08, 2022 (13 months ago)
Nov 09, 2022 (13 months ago)
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Understanding 'max_candidates' and 'num_typos' Parameters in Typesense
Narayan asked about difference between 'max_candidates' and 'num_typos' parameters in typo tolerance within Typesense. Jason referred them to the documentation. Kishore Nallan offered clarity and answered Narayan's follow-up questions, as well as addressed Akash's query about case sensitivity in Typesense.
Issues and Workarounds for Typesense's Typo Tolerance Feature
John found unexpected results with Typesense's typo tolerance feature. Jason explained it is the feature's design and suggested a workaround that could potentially yield more results than desired.
Discussion on "num_typos" Feature Implementation
Stefan inquired about an upcoming feature. Kishore Nallan confirmed its recent implementation and promised to upgrade Davide's cluster if needed. Davide expressed appreciation.