Step 1 : Run the Following Command:

tar xzf mongo-c-driver-1.6.3.tar.gz
cd mongo-c-driver-1.6.3
./configure --disable-automatic-init-and-cleanup --prefix=/usr/local --libdir=/usr/lib64 --with-libbson=bundled
make install

Step 2 : To compile and run the program use following command:

gcc -o filename filename.c $(pkg-config --libs --cflags libmongoc-1.0)


1. $(pkg-config –libs –cflags libmongoc-1.0) , this command in above command is link libmongoc-1 ,without this #include<bson.h> not be detected.

2. If Compiler cannot recognize the header function in program 1. Then Match your function with Header function and there parameter and type.

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