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  1. MongoDB Database Tools
  2. TOOLS-103

mongofiles doesn't support chunksize

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    • Task
    • Status: Closed
    • Major - P3
    • Resolution: Won't Fix
    • None
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    • mongofiles
    • Tested on Fedora 18
    • Needed

    Description

      The mongofiles tools has a few deficiencies:

      • the collection parameter is ignored
      • it makes implicit assumptions about collection suffix (".fs")
      • it does not properly delete chunks on replacing a file, but only the meta data, in the worst case it can even delete chunks of an unrelated file
      • the chunk size cannot be specified, it only ever uses the default size

      A patch set fixing these issues has been submitted as Github pull request #471 which fixes all of these issues.

      Related bugs which describe one or another of these problems:

      As per request in the pull request I'm opening up a new ticket describing the pull request as a whole.

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              backlog-server-tools Backlog - Server Tools Team
              timn Tim Niemueller
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