NAME

bson_new_from_data() - The bson_new_from_data() function shall create a new bson_t on the heap and copy the contents of data. This may be helpful when working with language bindings but is generally expected to be slower.

SYNOPSIS

bson_t *
bson_new_from_data (const uint8_t *data,
                    size_t         length);

PARAMETERS

data
A BSON encoded document buffer.

length
The length of data in bytes.

DESCRIPTION

The bson_new_from_data(3) function shall create a new bson_t on the heap and copy the contents of data \&. This may be helpful when working with language bindings but is generally expected to be slower.

RETURNS

A newly allocated bson_t if successful, otherwise NULL.

COLOPHON

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