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Discussion on: Cleaner data fetching with react-query

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Kein

It’s similar to redux + normalizr libraries. But in case with normalizr we have more more powerful control of data.
What do you think about this approach?

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Romain Laurent

You will undoubtedly write much less code with react-query.

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Siddharth Venkatesh Author

From what I've seen of normalizr, it helps you frame your backend response into something that is easier to render in your UI. react-query mainly focuses on how you fetch your data. Its also intelligent in terms of caching and refetching.
If you do want to use normalizr with react-query, you can apply the normalize function in the onSuccess handler of useQuery.