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sphinxsearchHow do I set up SphinxSearch with Zoom?

  1. Install SphinxSearch:
    sudo apt-get install sphinxsearch
  2. Configure SphinxSearch:
    • Create a configuration file in /etc/sphinxsearch/sphinx.conf
    • Add the following lines to the configuration file:
      source src1
      type = mysql
      sql_host = localhost
      sql_user = root
      sql_pass =
      sql_db   = zoom
      sql_query = SELECT id, name FROM zoom_table
      • src1: The name of the source
      • type: The type of the source, in this case, MySQL
      • sql_host: The hostname of the database server
      • sql_user: The user to connect to the database
      • sql_pass: The password to connect to the database
      • sql_db: The name of the database
      • sql_query: The SQL query to index the data
  3. Index the data:
    indexer --all
  4. Start the searchd daemon:
    searchd --config /etc/sphinxsearch/sphinx.conf
  5. Test the search:
    search --config /etc/sphinxsearch/sphinx.conf "query"


    id  name
    1   Zoom
  6. Integrate SphinxSearch with Zoom:
    • Use the SphinxSearch API to query the index
    • Use the results to display the relevant data in the Zoom application
  7. For more information:

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