How to store hierarchical document-like data?
In the docs intro it says "EdgeDB is not a document database, but inserting and querying hierarchical document-like data is trivial." How would I insert document-like data? The docs have examples of doing this literally in EdgeQL, which is useful for learning, but what is the…
Interesting "wat" discovery...
It seems the compiler for DDL functions gets confused about the type of something if you try to return a UNION. On the one hand, the return type will be type you enforced with annotations and practical sense, but on the other hand... it's not. It's also an int64. How would I…
Installation broken (macOS)
While debugging a bulk load script (graphql) I started getting a strange exception "cannot run another command". I rolled back my code to a point at which it was working, but was still getting the exception so I wondered if the server had got itself into a bad state. I wasn't…
How to ingest JSON?
I'm wondering what's the easiest way to ingest "large" data into EdgeDB? I was kinda hoping that if I set up the DDL (?) correctly, I could pass a large JSON array or object and have its elements inserted...
Arch linux package
I use EdgeDB on arch linux, there is no official package now. Are there any plans for adding it? I didn't find instructions for building production version, only dev version using pip (it builds and runs successfully on arch) and use docker image currently. What are the…