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Sphinx Search by Abbas Ali

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Time for action - creating the Sphinx configuration file

  1. Create the file /usr/local/sphinx/etc/sphinx-blog.conf with the following content:
    source blog
    {
    type = mysql
    sql_host = localhost
    sql_user = root
    sql_pass =
    sql_db = myblog
    sql_query = SELECT id, title, content FROM posts
    sql_query_info = SELECT id, title FROM posts WHERE ID=$id
    }
    index posts
    {
    source = blog
    path = /usr/local/sphinx/var/data/blog
    docinfo = extern
    charset_type = sbcs
    }
    indexer
    {
    mem_limit = 32M
    }
    
  2. Run the following command to create the index:
    $ /usr/local/sphinx/bin/indexer --config /usr/local/sphinx/etc/sphinx-blog.conf --all
    
    Time for action - creating the Sphinx configuration file
  3. Now test the index by searching from the command ...

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