mongos.exe is the build of the MongoDB Shard
mongos) for the Windows
mongos.exe has all of the features of
mongos on Unix-like platforms and is completely compatible
with the other builds of
mongos. In addition,
mongos.exe provides several options for interacting with
the Windows platform itself.
This document only references options that are unique to
mongos options are
available. See the
mongos and the
Configuration File Options documents for more
mongos.exeas a Windows Service and exits.
If needed, you can install services for multiple instances of
mongos.exe. Install each service with a unique
--serviceDisplayName. Use multiple instances only when sufficient system resources exist and your system design requires it.
Sets the service name of
mongos.exewhen running as a Windows Service. Use this name with the
net start <name>and
net stop <name>operations.
Default: Mongo DB Router
Sets the name listed for MongoDB on the Services administrative application.
Default: Mongo DB Sharding Router
For descriptions that contain spaces, you must enclose the description in quotes.
mongos.exeservice in the context of a certain user. This user must have "Log on as a service" privileges.