Why not supply async api in mongo C driver?

async api would be more effective, and less threads. why not supply in mongo c driver?

there are async api in mongo java driver

Hi @kuku_super, thanks for reaching out!

An async API on the C driver has been considered before. It is not outside the realm of possibility. Notably, the investigation in CDRIVER-27 concluded the current multi-threaded API could maintain throughput well as the number of application threads increased.

Do you have a use case in mind for an async API? Has the number of threads spawned by libmongoc been problematic?


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