bson_append_symbol man page

bson_append_symbol() — Appends a new field to bson of type BSON_TYPE_SYMBOL. This BSON type is deprecated and should not be used in new code.

Synopsis

bool
bson_append_symbol (bson_t     *bson,
                    const char *key,
                    int         key_length,
                    const char *value,
                    int         length);

Parameters

bson
A bson_t
key
An ASCII C string containing the name of the field.
key_length
The length of key in bytes, or ‐1 to determine the length with strlen(3)
value
The symbol.
length
A length of symbol in bytes, or ‐1 to determine the length with strlen(3)

Description

Appends a new field to bson of type BSON_TYPE_SYMBOL. This BSON type is deprecated and should not be used in new code.

Returns

true if the operation was applied successfully, otherwise false and bson should be discarded.

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