bool mongoc_collection_delete (mongoc_collection_t *collection, mongoc_delete_flags_t flags, const bson_t *selector, const mongoc_write_concern_t *write_concern, bson_error_t *error) BSON_GNUC_DEPRECATED_FOR (mongoc_collection_delete_one or mongoc_collection_delete_many);
This function shall delete documents in the given
collection that match
selector. The bson
selector is not validated, simply passed along as appropriate to the server. As such, compatibility and errors should be validated in the appropriate server documentation.
If you want to limit deletes to a single document, provide
Errors are propagated via the
true if successful. Returns
false and sets
error if there are invalid arguments or a server or network error.
A write concern timeout or write concern error is considered a failure.