On Saturday, Jun 18th meet Andrew Aksyonoff, Sphinx founder in Kyiv, Ukraine on an extensive 8-hour Sphinx workshop. The workshop will be given in Russian and covers Sphinx quite extensively, from the initial 1-click installation to search cluster setup and tuning.
public array SphinxClient::query ( string $query [, string $index = "*" [, string $comment = "" ]] ) If you add a value for comment, you can retrieve them in sphinx query log. There is also a "status" key showing in what status query has ended.
Sphinx search is a full text search engine, commonly used with MySQL. There are some misconceptions about Sphinx and its usage. Following is a list of some of Sphinx' properties, hoping to answer some common questions. Sphinx works by reading documents, usually from databases.
A couple days ago, Andrew posted a news item titled Sphinx goes billions to the Sphinx web site. Well, I guess the cat's out of the bag! My first project at Craigslist was replacing MySQL FULLTEXT indexing with Sphinx.