In this howto we’ll setup and configure MongoDB server on Ubuntu 14.04 x64 (it’s only available for x64 LTS distributions). To begin we have to setup custom repository:


Add repo key:

Create apt source.list config:

Update apt repo list and install MongoDB:


Now let’s setup access to MongoDB.

Run MongoDB shell and switch to admin user:

Create root user and exit the shell:

Enable authentication in MongoDB config and restart MongoDB service:

Test the connection to database with new credentials:

That’s all, your MongoDB is setup.

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