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  1. Documentation
  2. DOCS-12757

Documentation should describe "admin" "config" and "local" as reserved database names.

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    • Type: Improvement
    • Status: Open
    • Priority: Major - P3
    • Resolution: Unresolved
    • Affects Version/s: None
    • Fix Version/s: None
    • Component/s: manual, Server
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      Description

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      Database names "admin", "config", and "local" have special meaning to the mongod.

      Users should not create collections or modify data in these databases.

      Users must not create databases whose names conflict with these (i.e., through differences in case).

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              Reporter:
              mark.brinsmead Mark Brinsmead
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              Ravind Kumar (Inactive)
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                1 year, 17 weeks, 5 days ago