Create a dump from a specific instance; host, user, password and database will be defined in the connection string
The mongodump program allows exporting the contents of a running MongoDB instance to BSON files. By default it will export all data, but export can be limited to a specific collection or database.
See mongodump --help for a list supported options and their descriptions.
mongorestore(1), bsondump(1) The full documentation of mongodump can be found at https://docs.mongodb.com/manual/reference/program/mongodump/.
mongodump was written by MongoDB, Inc. and is licensed under the Apache License, Version 2.0.
This manpage was written by Apollon Oikonomopoulos <firstname.lastname@example.org> for the Debian project (but may be used by others).