Welcome to MongoDB!
mongod - The database server.
mongos - Sharding router.
mongodump - Create a binary dump of the contents of a database.
mongorestore - Restore data from the output created by mongodump.
mongoexport - Export the contents of a collection to JSON or CSV.
mongoimport - Import data from JSON, CSV or TSV.
mongofiles - Put, get and delete files from GridFS.
mongostat - Show the status of a running mongod/mongos.
bsondump - Convert BSON files into human-readable formats.
mongoreplay - Traffic capture and replay tool.
mongotop - Track time spent reading and writing data.
install_compass - Installs MongoDB Compass for your platform.
For command line options invoke:
$ ./mongod --help
To run a single server database:
$ sudo mkdir -p /data/db
You can install compass using the install_compass script packaged with MongoDB:
This will download the appropriate MongoDB Compass package for your platform
and install it.
Client drivers for most programming languages are available at
https://docs.mongodb.com/manual/applications/drivers/. Use the shell
("mongo") for administrative tasks.
Packages are created dynamically by the package.py script located in the
buildscripts directory. This will generate RPM and Debian packages.
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MongoDB is free and open-source. Versions released prior to October 16,
2018 are published under the AGPL. All versions released after October
16, 2018, including patch fixes for prior versions, are published under
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