For complete documentation, check out the
Mongo Connector Wiki <https://github.com/10gen-labs/mongo-connector/wiki>__.
mongo-connector creates a pipeline from a MongoDB cluster to one or more
target systems, such as Solr, Elasticsearch, or another MongoDB cluster. It
synchronizes data in MongoDB to the target then tails the MongoDB oplog, keeping
up with operations in MongoDB in real-time. It has been tested with Python 2.6,
2.7, and 3.3+. Detailed documentation is available on the
The easiest way to install mongo-connector is with
pip install mongo-connector
You can also install the development version of mongo-connector manually::
git clone https://github.com/10gen-labs/mongo-connector.git cd mongo-connector python setup.py install
You may have to run
python setup.py install with
on where you’re installing mongo-connector and what privileges you have.
mongo-connector replicates operations from the MongoDB oplog, so a `replica set <http://docs.mongodb.org/manual/tutorial/deploy-replica-set/>`__ must be running before startup. For development purposes, you may find it convenient to run a one-node replica set (note that this is **not** recommended for production):: mongod --replSet myDevReplSet To initialize your server as a replica set, run the following command in the mongo shell:: rs.initiate() Once the replica set is running, you may start mongo-connector. The simplest invocation resembles the following:: mongo-connector -m <mongodb server hostname>:<replica set port> \ -t <replication endpoint URL, e.g. http://localhost:8983/solr> \ -d <name of doc manager, e.g., solr_doc_manager> mongo-connector has many other options besides those demonstrated above. To get a full listing with descriptions, try ``mongo-connector --help``. You can also use mongo-connector with a `configuration file <https://github.com/10gen-labs/mongo-connector/wiki/Configuration-File>`__. If you want to jump-start into using mongo-connector with a another particular system, check out: - `Usage with Solr <https://github.com/10gen-labs/mongo-connector/wiki/Usage%20with%20Solr>`__ - `Usage with Elasticsearch <https://github.com/10gen-labs/mongo-connector/wiki/Usage%20with%20ElasticSearch>`__ - `Usage with MongoDB <https://github.com/10gen-labs/mongo-connector/wiki/Usage%20with%20MongoDB>`__ Doc Managers
Elastic 1.x doc manager: https://github.com/mongodb-labs/elastic-doc-manager
Elastic 2.x doc manager: https://github.com/mongodb-labs/elastic2-doc-manager
The Solr doc manager and the MongoDB doc manager come packaged with the mongo-connector project.
Having trouble with installation? Have a question about Mongo Connector?
Your question or problem may be answered in the
FAQ <https://github.com/10gen-labs/mongo-connector/wiki/FAQ>__ or in the
If you can’t find the answer to your question or problem there, feel free to
open an issue <https://github.com/10gen-labs/mongo-connector/issues> on Mongo Connector’s Github page.