mongoc_stream_t man page

mongoc_stream_t — typedef struct _mongoc_stream_t mongoc_stream_t


typedef struct _mongoc_stream_t mongoc_stream_t

mongoc_stream_t provides a generic streaming IO abstraction based on a struct of pointers interface. The idea is to allow wrappers, perhaps other language drivers, to easily shim their IO system on top of mongoc_stream_t

The API for the stream abstraction is currently private and non‐extensible.

Stream Types

There are a number of built in stream types that come with mongoc. The default configuration is a buffered unix stream. If SSL is in use, that in turn is wrapped in a tls stream.


This page is part of MongoDB C Driver. Please report any bugs at https://jira.mongodb.org/browse/CDRIVER.


MongoDB C Driver 2016-10-19