mongoc_collection_update man page

mongoc_collection_update() — This function shall update documents in collection that match selector.

Synopsis

bool
mongoc_collection_update (mongoc_collection_t          *collection,
                          mongoc_update_flags_t         flags,
                          const bson_t                 *selector,
                          const bson_t                 *update,
                          const mongoc_write_concern_t *write_concern,
                          bson_error_t                 *error);

Parameters

collection
A mongoc_collection_t
flags
A bitwise or of mongoc_update_flags_t
selector
A bson_t containing the query to match documents for updating.
update
A bson_t containing the update to perform.
write_concern
A mongoc_write_concern_t
error
An optional location for a bson_error_t or NULL

Description

This function shall update documents in collection that match selector

By default, updates only a single document. Set flags to MONGOC_UPDATE_MULTI_UPDATE to update multiple documents.

Errors

Errors are propagated via the error parameter.

Returns

true if successful, otherwise false and error is set.

A write concern timeout or write concern error is considered a failure.

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Referenced By

mongoc_tutorial(3).

2016‐11‐07 MongoDB C Driver