Before running the commands shown on this page, you should load the Bitnami stack environment by executing the installdir/use_APPNAME
script (Linux and MacOS) or by clicking the shortcut in the Start Menu under “Start -> Bitnami APPNAME Stack -> Application console” (Windows). On OS X VMs, the installation directory is /opt/bitnami
and OS X VM users can click the “Open Terminal” button to run commands. Learn more about the Bitnami stack environment
and about OS X VMs
You can connect to the MongoDB database from the same computer where it is installed. Run the mongo client authenticating as the root user against the admin database:
$ mongo admin --username root -p
You will be prompted to enter the root user password. This is the same as the application password.