Test your MongoDB Shard:
Now we should have the shard nodes added to the system and ready to be utilized. We will try to import some dummy data into the newly setup cluster. You can download the dummy data from here. Please note you have to unzip before running following command.
$ mongoimport --host 172.16.1.3 --db reviews --collection reviewdatasets reviewdatasets.json 2019-01-21T14:17:38.956+0530 connected to: 172.16.1.3 2019-01-21T14:17:39.996+0530 imported 3741 documents $ mongo --host 172.16.1.3 MongoDB shell version v3.6.5 connecting to: mongodb://172.16.1.3:27017/ MongoDB server version: 4.0.5 WARNING: shell and server versions do not match Server has startup warnings: 2019-01-21T14:15:06.914+0530 I CONTROL [main] 2019-01-21T14:15:06.914+0530 I CONTROL [main] ** WARNING: Access control is not enabled for the database. 2019-01-21T14:15:06.914+0530 I CONTROL [main] ** Read and write access to data and configuration is unrestricted. 2019-01-21T14:15:06.914+0530 I CONTROL [main] ** WARNING: You are running this process as the root user, which is not recommended. 2019-01-21T14:15:06.914+0530 I CONTROL [main]
mongos> show databases admin 0.000GB config 0.001GB reviews 0.004GB
mongos> use reviews switched to db reviews
mongos> show tables reviewdatasets
mongos> db.reviewdatasets.find().count() 3741
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