Returning Fuzzy Match Score with Results
TLDR Udo asked if they could return a fuzzy match score, and Jason suggested using the text_match_info field, but detailed scoring information wasn't exposed. Udo mentioned documentation update is needed for text_match_info.
Mar 21, 2023 (9 months ago)
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Issues With `text_match` Scoring for Search Queries in Typesense
Colin encountered issues with the `text_match` scoring on Typesense v0.23.1. Jason and Kishore Nallan identified a potential issue with numeric overflow in the text match score and applied an unverified patch. The final resolution is unclear.
Discussion on Typesense Raw and Altered Text Match Scores
Weilin requested that Typesense provide both raw and altered 'text match' scores for ranking. Jason asked for a GitHub issue and promised to address it next week. Kishore Nallan then clarified the current implementation already includes the raw score.
Phrase Search Relevancy and Weights Fix
Jan reported an issue with phrase search relevancy using Typesense Instantsearch Adapter. The problem occurred when searching phrases with double quotes. The team identified the issue to be related to weights and implemented a fix, improving the search results.
Discussing 'Text Matches' Feature Improvement in Typesense
Stefan asked if distance in 'text matches' can be determined. Kishore Nallan said no and asked for an issue to be created on Github, which was done by Stefan.
Adjusting Text Match Score Calculation in TypeSense
Johannes wanted to modify the Text Match Score calculation in TypeSense to improve search results returns. With counsel from Jason and Kishore Nallan, various solutions were proposed, including creating a Github issue, attempting different parameters, and updating Docker to a new version to resolve the matter.