I understand that the CustomerInfo data is cached for 5 minutes, and is cleared when an actual In App Purchase is made, so the user gains access to any new entitlements immediately, however I’d like to know if there’s a way to explicitly clear this cache when working with Stripe checkouts.
Here’s my scenario:
- User is makes a purchase via Stripe for a product that is registered in RevenueCat.
- RevenueCat is informed of that purchase from my server using your Receipts API, and the users’ Customer ID is passed in.
- In the app, I call `Purchases.getCustomerInfo`, however because of the cached nature of this call, the user typically gets no new results. ← This behavior is jarring to the user, and I’m hoping there’s a way I can improve it
- I have verified that after the cache expires (on average, 2.5 minutes), that call successfully loads the new data asynchronously, so I am confident that this is due to the caching
I understand the need for the caching, and how it can impact your servers - I’m comfortable directing a user to a ‘Redeem’ link, and only attempting the action there, so it’s not on every action. Any help is appreciated!
Best answer by Haley PaceView original