Set up Sphinx

Install Sphinx

$wget http://sphinxsearch.com/files/sphinx-2.0.1-beta.tar.gz
$cd sphinx-2.0.1-beta
$./configure --prefix=/usr/local/sphinx
$make
$sudo make install

Some errors might appear during ./configure. Can be resolved by below methods:

$sudo apt-get install g++ gcc -y
$sudo apt-get install libmysqlclient-dev

Further to set up Sphinx Searchd as a daemon to start with boot up
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