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Getting TypeScript definitions from defineType function in Sanity schema builder

6 replies
Last updated: Feb 25, 2023
Ahoj, is there a way to get a schema typescript definition from the 'defineType' function? I tried using whatever it returns but all I get is :
const environment: {
    type: "document";
    name: "environment";
} & Omit<DocumentDefinition, "preview"> & {
    preview?: PreviewConfig<{
        title: string;
        subheader: string;
        image: string;
    }, Record<"image" | "title" | "subheader", any>> | undefined;
}
There should be a slug and a bunch of other stuff on there?
🤔
Feb 24, 2023, 7:14 PM
Ok I think this isnt a thing yet.This looks promising though, anyone had any success with it?

https://github.com/saiichihashimoto/sanity-typed-schema-builder
Feb 24, 2023, 7:28 PM
are you looking to gen types based on your schema? https://www.sanity.io/plugins/sanity-codegen
Feb 24, 2023, 8:30 PM
or are you trying to get types from sanity https://www.npmjs.com/package/@sanity/types
Feb 24, 2023, 8:30 PM
The former! I assumed the defineType function would also build a type to reuse elsewhere. I'll give the codegen a go! Cheers
Feb 24, 2023, 8:43 PM
Feb 25, 2023, 10:17 AM

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