Understanding `facet: true` in Field Specification
TLDR Phillip asked about the effect of
facet: true in fields, to which Jason explained about the additional facet index construction in-memory for efficient aggregations.
Jun 14, 2022 (19 months ago)
facet: true? Does it somehow change how that field is stored?
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