NAME

mongoc_client_get_collection() - None

SYNOPSIS

mongoc_collection_t *
mongoc_client_get_collection (mongoc_client_t *client,
                              const char      *db,
                              const char      *collection);

Get a newly allocated mongoc_collection_t for the collection named collection in the database named db \&.

NOTE

Collections are automatically created on the MongoDB server upon insertion of the first document. There is no need to create a collection manually.

PARAMETERS

client
A mongoc_client_t \&.

db
The name of the database containing the collection.

collection
The name of the collection.

RETURNS

A newly allocated mongoc_collection_t that should be freed with mongoc_collection_destroy(3) when no longer in use.

COLOPHON

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