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  2. DOCS-10106

Remind to disable authentication before mongorestore step in "Change Config Servers to WiredTiger"

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      In https://docs.mongodb.com/v3.2/tutorial/change-config-server-wiredtiger/ we currently fail to advise users that they will need to disable authentication before they can do the following step.

      The thrice-repeated section about using mongorestore:

      Upload the exported data using mongorestore to the second/third/first config server.

      Use mongorestore to upload the exported data. Specify additional options as appropriate. See mongorestore for available options.

      mongorestore <exportDataDestination>

      When the mongorestore finishes, the second/third/first config server upgrade to use WiredTiger is complete.

      I suggest the following wording for the first paragraph.

      "Use mongorestore to upload the exported data. Authentication will have to be temporarily disabled to permit this. Specify additional options as appropriate. Re-enable authentication as soon as the restore is complete. See mongorestore for available options."

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            • Assignee:
              jeffrey.allen Jeffrey Allen
              Reporter:
              akira.kurogane Akira Kurogane
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              Irene Smith
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