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31 README
... ... @@ -1,14 +1,21 @@
1 1 MongoDB README
2 2
3   -DOCUMENTATION
4   -
5   - http://www.mongodb.org/
6   -
  3 +Welcome to MongoDB!
  4 +
7 5 COMPONENTS
8 6
9 7 mongod - The database process.
10 8 mongos - Sharding controller.
11 9 mongo - The database shell (uses interactive javascript).
  10 +
  11 +UTILITIES
  12 +
  13 + mongodump - MongoDB dump tool - for backups, snapshots, etc..
  14 + mongorestore - MongoDB restore a dump
  15 + mongoexport - Export a single collection to test (JSON, CSV)
  16 + mongoimport - Import from JSON or CSV
  17 + mongofiles - Utility for putting and getting files from MongoDB GridFS
  18 + mongostat - Show performance statistics
12 19
13 20 BUILDING
14 21
@@ -31,11 +38,20 @@ RUNNING
31 38
32 39 DRIVERS
33 40
34   - Client drivers for most programming languages are available at mongodb.org.
  41 + Client drivers for most programming languages are available at mongodb.org. Use the
  42 + shell ("mongo") for administrative tasks.
35 43
36   -NOTES
  44 +DOCUMENTATION
37 45
38   - Mongo uses memory mapped files. If built as a 32 bit executable, you will
  46 + http://www.mongodb.org/
  47 +
  48 +MAIL LISTS AND IRC
  49 +
  50 + http://www.mongodb.org/display/DOCS/Community
  51 +
  52 +32 BIT BUILD NOTES
  53 +
  54 + MongoDB uses memory mapped files. If built as a 32 bit executable, you will
39 55 not be able to work with large (multi-gigabyte) databases. However, 32 bit
40 56 builds work fine with small development databases.
41 57
@@ -48,4 +64,3 @@ LICENSE
48 64 As an exception, the files in the client/, debian/, rpm/,
49 65 utils/mongoutils, and all subdirectories thereof are made available under
50 66 the terms of the Apache License, version 2.0.
51   -
74 distsrc/README
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1   -
2   -MongoDB
3   -=======
4   -
  1 +MongoDB README
  2 +
5 3 Welcome to MongoDB!
6 4
7   -Package Contents
8   -----------------
  5 +COMPONENTS
  6 +
  7 + bin/mongod - The database process.
  8 + bin/mongos - Sharding controller.
  9 + bin/mongo - The database shell (uses interactive javascript).
9 10
10   - bin/mongod - MongoDB server
11   - bin/mongo - MongoDB client
  11 +UTILITIES
12 12
13 13 bin/mongodump - MongoDB dump tool - for backups, snapshots, etc..
14 14 bin/mongorestore - MongoDB restore a dump
15   - bin/mongoexport - Export a single collection to test (json,csv)
16   - bin/mongoimportjson - Import a json file into a collection
17   -
18   - bin/mongofiles - Utility for putting and getting files from MongoDB gridfs
19   -
20   -
21   -Useful Resources
22   -----------------
23   -
24   - MongoDB Website
25   -
26   - * http://www.mongodb.org/
27   -
28   -Documentation
29   -
30   - * http://www.mongodb.org/display/DOCS/Documentation
31   -
32   - MongoDB Maillists & IRC
33   -
34   - * http://www.mongodb.org/display/DOCS/Community
  15 + bin/mongoexport - Export a single collection to test (JSON, CSV)
  16 + bin/mongoimport - Import from JSON or CSV
  17 + bin/mongofiles - Utility for putting and getting files from MongoDB GridFS
  18 + bin/mongostat - Show performance statistics
  19 +
  20 +RUNNING
  21 +
  22 + For command line options invoke:
  23 +
  24 + $ ./mongod --help
  25 +
  26 + To run a single server database:
  27 +
  28 + $ mkdir /data/db
  29 + $ ./mongod
  30 + $
  31 + $ # The mongo javascript shell connects to localhost and test database by default:
  32 + $ ./mongo
  33 + > help
  34 +
  35 +DRIVERS
  36 +
  37 + Client drivers for most programming languages are available at mongodb.org. Use the
  38 + shell ("mongo") for administrative tasks.
  39 +
  40 +DOCUMENTATION
  41 +
  42 + http://www.mongodb.org/
  43 +
  44 +MAIL LISTS AND IRC
  45 +
  46 + http://www.mongodb.org/display/DOCS/Community
  47 +
  48 +32 BIT BUILD NOTES
  49 +
  50 + MongoDB uses memory mapped files. If built as a 32 bit executable, you will
  51 + not be able to work with large (multi-gigabyte) databases. However, 32 bit
  52 + builds work fine with small development databases.

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