Currently I am using thinking_sphinx, but to my dismay, a lot of hosts
do not have sphinx installed and are unwilling to install it “because
of security reasons”. This leaves me with a very limited option of
hosting as I’d have to get a VPS/dedicated but I just don’t have that
kind of money, so I’ll have to stick to shared.
Long story short, is there a good alternative to full text searching?
The only solution I am aware of right now is using searchlogic, but
since it uses LIKE so I would have to change back to full text after a