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Sets authentication mechanism.

Component Version macOS Windows Linux Server iOS SDK
MongoDB 12.3 ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes ✅ Yes
MBS( "MongoDB.SetAuthMechanism"; MongoDBRef; Value )   More


Parameter Description Example
MongoDBRef The reference number for the mongo connection. $MongoDB
Value The new auth mechanism value.


Returns OK or error.


Sets authentication mechanism.
Sets the “authMechanism” URI option, such as “SCRAM-SHA-1” or “GSSAPI”, after the URI has been parsed from a string.
Updates the option in-place if already set, otherwise appends it to the URI’s of options.


Try it:

Set Variable [ $mongo ; Value: MBS( "MongoDB.New" ) ]
Set Variable [ $r ; Value: MBS( "MongoDB.SetURI"; $mongo; "mongodb://tester:1234@localhost") ]
Set Variable [ $r ; Value: MBS( "MongoDB.SetAuthMechanism"; $mongo; "SCRAM-SHA-1") ]
Show Custom Dialog [ "Show values" ; MBS( "MongoDB.GetAuthMechanism"; $mongo ) ]
Set Variable [ $r ; Value: MBS( "MongoDB.Release"; $mongo ) ]

See also

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Created 2nd June 2022, last changed 17th July 2022

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