Note: the source code for
index.json comes from the dbt-docs repo. Head over there if you want to make a bug report, suggestion, or contribution relating to the documentation site.
This file is used to store a compressed representation of files dbt has parsed. If you have partial parsing enabled, dbt will use this file to identify the files that have changed and avoid re-parsing the rest.
Produced by: commands supporting node selection
Stores the networkx representation of the dbt resource DAG.
Produced by: manifest commands
This file is useful for investigating performance issues in dbt Core's graph algorithms.
It includes that information at two separate points in time:
linked— immediately after the graph is linked together, and
with_test_edges— after test edges have been added.
Each of those points in time contains the
type of each node and
succ contains the keys of its child nodes.