mongoc_client_get_collection man page

mongoc_client_get_collection — mongoc_client_get_collection()

Synopsis

mongoc_collection_t *
mongoc_client_get_collection (mongoc_client_t *client,
                              const char *db,
                              const char *collection);

Get a newly allocated mongoc_collection_t for the collection named collection in the database named db.

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Collections are automatically created on the MongoDB server upon insertion of the first document. There is no need to create a collection manually.

Parameters

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client: A mongoc_client_t.

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db: The name of the database containing the collection.

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collection: The name of the collection.

Returns

A newly allocated mongoc_collection_t that should be freed with mongoc_collection_destroy() when no longer in use.

Author

MongoDB, Inc

Info

Feb 02, 2017 1.6.0 MongoDB C Driver