What is difference between mongodump & mongoexport, mongorestore & mongoimport?
One use JSON (text based) and the BSON (binary based).
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… also an overview of these tools were covered in Chapter 1, Server Tools Overview.
mongoexport are not Backup/Restore tools in the real sense. The backup/restore tools are
mongorestore. For example, indexes can be rebuilt from a mongodump/mongorestore.
Yes and that’s very important to note. I should have.
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