Installing Sphinx in Ubuntu 16.04
In this section, we will install Sphinx.
First we update our package list
sudo apt-get update
Now upgrade any package left for upgrade (not necessory but it’s better to keep all your packages updated )
sudo apt-get upgrade -u
No to install Sphinx, run:
sudo apt-get install sphinxsearch
Now you have successfully installed Sphinx on your server. Before starting the Sphinx daemon Configure it as mentioned ShopClass sphinx help section.
NOTE: This same guide may work on Debian Linux Distribution (As ubuntu is based on Debian).