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MongoDB client for the web. Query your data directly from your browser. You can host it locally, or anywhere else, for you and your team.

It scales with your data (at Hugging Face we use it on a 1TB+ cluster) and is blazing fast for all operations, including sort/skip/limit. Built on TypeScript/Node.js/Angular.



Install & Run

This is the easy and recommended way of installing and running Mongoku.

# Install
npm install -g mongoku

# Run from your current terminal
mongoku start

You can also run Mongoku as a daemon, using either PM2 or Forever.

mongoku start --pm2
# or
mongoku start --forever


Using the Docker HUB image

docker run -d --name mongoku -p 3100:3100 huggingface/mongoku

# Run with customized default hosts
docker run -d --name mongoku -p 3100:3100 --env MONGOKU_DEFAULT_HOST="mongodb://" huggingface/mongoku

Build your own image

If you want to build your own docker image, just clone this repository and run the following:

# Build
docker build -t yournamehere/mongoku .

# Run
docker run -d --name mongoku -p 3100:3100 yournamehere/mongoku

Manual Build

If you want to manually build and run mongoku, just clone this repository and run the following:

# Install the angular cli if you don't have it already
npm install -g typescript @angular/cli
npm install

# Build the front
cd app
npm install
ng build

# And the back
cd ..

# Run
node dist/server.js


You can also specify a few things using environment variables:

# Use some customized default hosts (Default = localhost:27017)

# Use another port. (Default = 3100)

# Use a specific file to store hosts (Default = $HOME/.mongoku.db)

# Timeout before falling back to estimated documents count in ms (Default = 5000)

# Read-only mode