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 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…
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…
SDL pypments lexer
I'm trying to contribute to the edge|DB docs and ran into this error. I'm using Atom. I suspect I need to install some package globally but I'd rather get instruction for that. (I'd also be happy to add the instructions to the syntax highlighter package or a contributing guide…
Is it possible to declare scalar type with additional properties?
I've address field which consists of street, city, county, country, state, zipcode, country. I need this address to be added to many other Object types. What's best way of doing it? I don't want Address to be it's own type so that people can start inserting into it.