Forum: Ruby on Rails Thinking sphinx problem

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F9264303ef2808a8b05ff3e63cbc9459?d=identicon&s=25 tashfeen.ekram (Guest)
on 2008-12-20 18:48
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a beginner quesition.

i can not start the sphinx service. i type rake thinking_sphinx:start
and it gives me the following

searchd --config .../config/development.sphinx.conf
Failed to start searchd daemon. Check ..../log/searchd.log.
F9264303ef2808a8b05ff3e63cbc9459?d=identicon&s=25 tashfeen.ekram (Guest)
on 2008-12-20 18:50
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i forgot to mention that the log file is not being created and the
permission on the file is to all.
F9264303ef2808a8b05ff3e63cbc9459?d=identicon&s=25 tashfeen.ekram (Guest)
on 2008-12-22 15:50
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anyone with ideas on this?

On Dec 20, 12:50 pm, "tashfeen.ekram" <tashfeen.ek...@gmail.com>
668f1e4dd1a42144db0201635e59f025?d=identicon&s=25 davidlowry (Guest)
on 2009-01-15 18:13
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Hi there
You need to install the ThinkingSphinx binary, not just the plugin.
Head to :
http://ts.freelancing-gods.com/usage.html
where you will find the links to download page. Follow the
instructions and you shouldn't have the same issue.
I just got over this myself.
Hope this helps.
Dave

On Dec 20 2008, 5:48 pm, "tashfeen.ekram" <tashfeen.ek...@gmail.com>
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