Sphinx search for MySQL and Django

Just to put it out there, but David Cramer – who developed the spectacular django-sphinx project – omits a crucial piece of information needed to install Sphinx into your Django models. So if you find that everything works perfectly well, but your search results are 0 in number – this is what you should do!

You have to add ‘djangosphinx’ into INSTALLED_APPS in settings.py, in the main django directory.