Request for Adding Japanese Language Support in Typesense
TLDR Steffen inquired about anticipated support for logographic languages in Typesense. Jason provided updates on Thai, Vietnamese, and Korean support and asked about specific languages. Steffen expressed user interest in Japanese.
Oct 27, 2022 (14 months ago)
is there any estimate on adding logographic languages (https://github.com/typesense/typesense/issues/228)?
Thanks already 🙂
Oct 28, 2022 (14 months ago)
Thanks for your response 🙂
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