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The MongoDB database server. More information:

  • Specify the storage directory (default: /data/db on Linux and macOS, C:\data\db on Windows):

mongod --dbpath {{path/to/directory}}

  • Specify a configuration file:

mongod --config {{path/to/file}}

  • Specify the port to listen on (default: 27017):

mongod --port {{port}}

  • Specify the database profiling level. 0 is off, 1 is only slow operations, 2 is all (default: 0):

mongod --profile {{0|1|2}}