Langchain non embedded rows

hi , i want to find out how should i use command to query for non embedded data rows in pinecone. im using langchain and openai embedding for RAG


however this command for embedded rows only . i want to ask for non embedded rows also.

im making chatbot

By non-embedded rows I’m assuming you mean non-embedded metadata that is stored alongside your vectors?

Metadata is not stored as a separate row in Pinecone and is not queryable by itself.

Pinecone is purpose-built exclusively for semantic search across embedded/vectorized data. While performing a semantic search, you can ask Pinecone to include the associated metadata in its response by setting the includeMetadata=True parameter in the query. Langchain abstractions may be hiding this detail from you, or setting it by default.

If querying non-embedded data is your use case (i.e. non-semantic search), I’d suggest using a separate/more traditional database more suited to that type of query.

There is no reason to limit yourself to using only Pinecone.

Hope this helps,

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