Migration of Search Feature from Algolia to Typesense
TLDR Sean discusses migrating a search feature from Algolia to Typesense and praises the easy transition. They express concerns about TypeScript support, and Jason advises about ongoing improvements. Both users look forward to a future meeting.
Sep 28, 2021 (28 months ago)
Your use-case sounds incredible! End-users upload a JSON file and get a searchable interface essentially?
Is is a WHMIS related thing for working with hazardous chemicals
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Enhancing Typesense-JS For Improved Cache Management
Jordan requested a way to clear the cache in 'typesense-js' when a new document is added. Jason recommended a work-around and supported Jordan's idea to add a 'clearCache' method. Jordan then submitted a PR for this implementation.
Understanding and Implementing Typesense Dart Library with Flutter
Alexandro sought help with the Typesense Dart library. Jason explained that the library is in progress, discussed utilizing other HTTP libraries, and provided detailed instructions on utilizing Typesense with Flutter. Alexandro provided feedback on the Typesense UI and expressed interest in creating a tutorial video.
Resolving Issues with Infix and Prefix in Query Searches
Daren struggled with searches missing values in production. Jason and Kishore Nallan offered insights and created new features to help solve the problem, which was then tested and deployed by Daren.
Improving Typesense Documentation with User Cookbooks
Darren gives feedback on Typesense's documentation and suggests a "cookbook" style guide as an addition. With specific issues and solutions, they propose creating a 'Firebase-Typesense' guide. Jason responds positively and implements the first cookbook for migrating from Algolia to Typesense. They agree to a Firebase cookbook and request a serializer gist from Darren.
Typesense-JS Client Types Importation Problem.
Stefan had problems importing types from typesense-JS, causing compiler slowdowns. Jason and Damian provided guidance and agreed to export necessary types from Typesense.ts, improving import speed and reducing compiler checks.