MongoDB is a document oriented database (also known as NoSQL database).

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Error reparing mongo db

I have one mongo 3.0.2 database on Ubuntu 14.04.3 LTS. Size of data directory - 3.5 TB. Database worked during several days with failed RAM hardware. Now RAM is replaced with good one, but database ...
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How to *securely* install MongoDB from its official repository?

The official MongoDB guide suggests that I add a .repo with gpgcheck=0 over HTTP protocol. I'm getting the feeling that this is a very insecure setup - I am worried about exposing myself to MiTM ...
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How to construct a MongoDB Health Check in HAProxy?

There is a fastcgi example of a binary health check on the HAProxy blog. How would I construct a similar check for MongoDB such that I am doing a more robust health check for MongoDB - one that ...
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Does a MongoDB replica set require at least 2 or 3 members?

Documentation here says three: http://docs.mongodb.org/manual/tutorial/deploy-replica-set/ "A replica set requires three distinct systems..." Whereas the documentation here says two: ...
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Monitoring MongoDB 3 using StackDriver in GCE

Has anyone successfully managed to monitor a MongoDB 3 cluster (or standalone db) with StackDriver in GCE ? I've setup a MongoDB 3.0.6 cluster in GCE (replica set with 2 replica and 1 arbiter) I'm ...
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MongoDB on CentOS 6.6 - Cannot create admin

I have a fresh install of CentOS 6.6 and installed MongoDB 3.0.6 as per the instructions here. https://docs.mongodb.org/manual/tutorial/install-mongodb-on-red-hat/ I am unable to create the admin ...
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Mongodb config file option for authentication

I'm trying to start mongodb(3.0.2) with authentication enabled on mac osx 10.10 from the doc. Starting monodb manually with --auth works and starts without any error. I installed mongodb using ...
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MongoDB on RHEL vs. Ubuntu [closed]

I'm looking to install MongoDB on an Amazon EC2 instance, to me AMI doesn't matter much... but maybe it should. While searching online for how-to's, I've only found thorough guides for installing ...
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keepalived: 2nd VRRP_Script never seems to run

I'm trying to implement keepalived on 3 mongodb boxes, the idea is that if mongod on one of the boxes goes down or we need to move the primary node to another system for some reason our application ...
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What type of Azure configuration should I use for a MongoDB deployment?

I keep running into a lot of different competing information on what type of VM and where the data should be stored for a MongoDB deployment in Azure. When reading over the D series VMs it ...
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how to change the startup order of init scripts in SUSE 11

I want to start service in the following order mysql mongodb after reboot I have changed the services mysql init scripts to lrwxrwxrwx 1 root root 8 Sep 8 11:05 S30mysql -> ../mysql lrwxrwxrwx ...
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Mongodb failing to start using init script with dbpath on mounted drive

I've been trying to set up a mongodb instance (2.6.11) on my CentOS 6.3 to use a data location on a different drive because of space constraints on the default location of /var/lib/mongo I've changed ...
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No package mongodb-org available

I am attempting to install MongoDB on CentOS 6.5. I believe I am following the instructions precisely step-by-step, but continue to get the error No package mongodb-org available after issuing the ...
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MongoDB 3.0 on RHEL 6.5 - Startup fails with WT storageengine

I have MongoDB 3.0 installed on RHEL 6.5. The initial setup was done using MMAPv1 storage engine and works fine. i'm currently trying to switch this installation to a WiredTiger storage engine and ...
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Can't config replica set using MongoDB 3

I'm trying to create a replica set in MongoDB version 3.04. I followed this tutorial and getting the next error while trying to add nodes using the primary server: vacrep:PRIMARY> rs.add('server ...
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MongoDB new replica set node not coming online

After adding a new MongoDB replica set node on the primary I get > rs.status() { ... { "_id" : 2, "name" : "nde3.test.com:27017", "health" : 1, ...
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Mongo secondaries stuck at startup state

I have a MongoDB replica set with secondaries that won't make it past the STARTUP state. The database is large but they should have moved to STARTUP2 by now. The correct ports are open as I can ...
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Digital Ocean and Scalable MongoDb [closed]

I am looking into using the MEAN stack on Digital Ocean but am struggling a bit on the MongoDb side of things. Digital Ocean don't allow you to add a custom size of SSD to your droplets which causes ...
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ExpressJS + MongoDB: Better to make one API call with 10,000 objects, or 10,000 individual API calls? [duplicate]

I'm building an app that relies on a web scraper built in Node/Express, which operating on the same localhost as my front-facing Node/Express app. I'm trying to optimise as much as possible and I'm ...
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Issue with bind_ip on mongodb mon Virtualbox

I have been struggling with mongo bind IP for a while , I think this is the time to shout for help. I am using hostonly network 192.168.56.0/24 . I have 4 boxes. 3 boxes for mongo ...
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How to monitor MongoDB cursors

I have a MongoDB cluster with 1 PRIMARY and 2 SECONDARY servers. In the last couple of days the number of open cursors has risen from 10-20 a sec to more than 2K and keep rising. I'm getting a lot of ...
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MongoDB: exception: no primary shard configured for db: config, code: 8041

I have set up mongodb sharded cluster with 2 replica set having 3 member each, 3 config server and 2 mongos instance on AWS. I am getting following error I SHARDING [Balancer] moveChunk result: { ...
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Authentication in a Mongo Sharded Cluster

I have a mongo shared cluster and replica sets: The ShardA Replica set: A1. 10.77.14.241 A2. 10.77.14.242 AA. 10.77.14.243 Arbiter Some parameters of /etc/mongod.conf: #bind_ip=127.0.0.1 ...
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MongoDB with ReplicaSet perform updates / compact

I have a MongoDB in ReplicaSet with 1 primary, 1 secondary and 1 arbitrer. I'm doing an heavy update operation on a huge collection (more than 2.5M records), this operation will decrease the ...
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ISSnode not able to reconnect to MongoDB on Azure Webapps

Its weird that ISSNODE is preventing re-connection to mongodb replica set in the following scenario. Primary server goes down and secondary server is set as primary server, at this period the ...
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mongo replica set to single server

I have a mongodb replica set and want to move it to a single server setup Is it just as simple as doing a rs.remove() to the other 2 nodes?
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Check services running on the server and restart them if they have stopped? (python script)

I am trying to write a python script which shows me the services which are running on my server. The thing is that mongodb keeps going down on the server and each time it happens I have to manually ...
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How could I access the auto scaling DB servers because not knowing the IP address

I put the web servers and db servers in different auto scaling group. Those machines in auto scaling group will be added or removed dynamically. Therefore, I have no idea about what's the db server ...
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Can mongos 2.6.x / 3.x connect to mongod 2.4.x?

We are currently in the process of upgrading our 2.4.x mongodb sharded cluster to 3.x (via 2.6.x). We have a large number of mongos instances, as we have mongos installed locally on each of the ...
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What hardware makes a good MongoDB Server ? Where to get it?

Suppose you're on dell.com right now and you're buying a server to run your MongoDB database for your small startup. You will have to handle literally tens of thousands of writes and reads per minute ...
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Unable to install php-mongo extension

i'm trying to install the mongo.so extension but it fails. According to PHP Mongo Installation manual, i should run : sudo pecl install mongo tho i get this error : downloading ...
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Issue with permissions on MongoDB data directory

TL;DR: MongoDB complains about permissions on a directory where everything is allowed. I am running MongoDB v2.4.10 on Debian Jessie ARM. I'd like to store data on an external drive, which is ...
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Installing MongoDb on EC2

I'm trying to deploy a Rails 3.2.3 with MondoDb app to EC2. I've chosen t2.micro instance. However, I found out that to use MonboDb I have to use at least m1.large - ...
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mongodb sh.addShard returns error: host does not belong to replica set

I try to create a mongodb cluster with three config servers, two shards with three replica each and one query router. The installation of the config servers, query router, and the creation of a ...
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How To: Dockerized MongoDB Replication on Elastic Container Service

I have a Node.js app together with a MongoDB database running on AWS ECS. The setup I've got currently is formed of 2 ELB's and 2 Instances running each a Docker container with its assigned service ...
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Mongo 2.6.9 process stopping, no error logs

I have a Mongo 2.6.9 process running on a Linux SMP instance. Here's uname -a with the server name redacted: Linux xxx.xxxx.com 3.13.0-042stab085.20 #1 SMP Sun Jul 20 13:27:24 MSK 2014 x86_64 x86_64 ...
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EC2 retirement - Meteor / MongoDB

I am hosting my Meteor Application on an Amazon EC2 instance. Today I got a mail that my instance is scheduled for retirement until the end of month. I don't have any experience with that and what are ...
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pymongo authentication in mac os failing

I have a database named 'abc', for which I created a user "dc". The db.getUsers() from mongo shell shows [ { "_id" : "abc.dc", "user" : "dc", "db" : "abc", "roles" ...
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What is the resolved default location mongod.exe looks for the configuration in?

Trying to do a minimal configuration of mongod, and I would like to use the 'natural' pathing structure for the location of the config file. To give an example on what I am looking for, here are the ...
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MongoDB uses Dynamic Port?

We're using a MongoDB replica on Windows using default ports (27017). Our servers are all behind firewalls and we want to configure the firewall to only allow the default port open. However, when ...
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When and how should we shard MongoDB when we are bound to physical machines?

We maintain a search service that serves data from MongoDB. Our Mongo production instance is arranged in a 4 node replica set across four physical servers. The database is comprised of several small ...
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MongoDB start sharding

When I want to move a single mongodb server into a sharded cluster, I know that I need 3 config servers. Since we have evertything on one single EXSi server I just want to ask if it is the preferred ...
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MongoDB fsyncUnlock won't unlock occasionally on Windows

We have a MongoDB replica set installed on Windows servers, with a scheduled backup job. MongoDB is configured to use journaling. The job runs db.fsyncLock() via script on MongoDB (primary server), ...
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Full data backup to Amazon S3

I have an Ubuntu server hosted on Digital Ocean that has outgrown it's existing backup solution. The relevant parts of the stack I use are Node.js, MongoDB, and Elasticsearch. So far backups have ...
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Mongod cli version differs from db.version

I've followed the instructions to upgrade Mongo from 2.4 to 2.6, which was basically just to install the new binaries, but the versions being reported are inconsistent. I've tried restarting the ...
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Huge oplog size after full sync on one secondary causing performance issues - MongoDB

I'm a MongoDB newbie. I have a replica set with 3 members (1 primary and 2 secondaries) on CentOS 6 and Mongo 2.6.8. One of the secondaries crashed because of high consumption of memory and I ...
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Ensure Full Admin When Upgrading User Profiles

I have a MongoDB replica set who is sitting on version 2.6 currently. After trying to update our secondary to 3.x, I found out that I need to update the users on the admin table to be 2.6 compliant. ...
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Connecting to mongodb on AWS EC2 using java

I am trying to connect to mongoDB on an EC2 instance using java. I am able to connect to the EC2 instance using putty after converting the .pem file into the .ppk file.In case of connecting with java ...
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How to setup autossh tunnel for MongoDB

Here's my setup - I have two VPS ( linodes ). Linode1 has MongoDB on it. I need to access this MongoDB from Linode2. But, I don't want other users on the private network sneak my data, so I need to ...
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Disabling Transparent Huge Pages for Mongodb - is it important?

I am running mongodb on a server with other software running as well. So before disabling this setting on my system , i have 2 questions: 1) how much does it change for mongodb ? does it really ...