Alex Budurovici

London software engineer

mongodb, systemd and ubuntu

Installing MongoDB on Ubuntu 15.04

A few weeks ago, I had updated Ubuntu on a laptop of mine, to 15.10. When I tried to install and configure MongoDB, I had completely overseen the fact that with the upgrade from Ubuntu 14.04 (Trusty) to 15.04 (Vivid),  Upstart had been replaced with systemd. That has caused me a few brainscratches of why mongo is not working as…

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