MongoDB Go Driver 1.8.2 Released

The MongoDB Go Driver Team is pleased to release version 1.8.2 of the MongoDB Go Driver.

This release adds the ability to configure the recently added maxConnecting rate limit via the SetMaxConnecting function or the maxConnecting= URI option. The maxConnecting value sets the maximum number of new connections that can be created simultaneously. For more information please see the 1.8.2 release notes.

You can obtain the driver source from GitHub under the v1.8.2 tag.

General documentation for the MongoDB Go Driver is available on and on the MongoDB Documentation site. BSON library documentation is also available on Questions can be asked through the MongoDB Developer Community and bug reports should be filed against the Go project in the MongoDB JIRA. Your feedback on the Go driver is greatly appreciated!

Thank you,
The Go Driver Team