MongoDB and NestJS

Feature(s) impacted

Connect Forest Admin to mongoldb with NestJS and TypeORM

Observed behavior

The Forest Admin agent fails to connect to the mongoldb database

Expected behavior

A functional connexion to database

Failure Logs

“Error: The dialect mongodb is not supported. Supported dialects: mssql, mariadb, mysql, oracle, postgres, db2 and sqlite.”


  • Project name: Nereva-project
  • Team name: Nereva
  • Environment name: nestjs
  • Agent (forest package) name & version: 1.8.8
  • Database type: mongodb
  • Recent changes made on your end if any: initialisation of the project

Hey @Valerian_Guivarch,

Our current integration with Typeorm is currently limited to SQL only.
In order to unlock the situation on your end, I would suggest to generate a new microservice using `forest-cli".

Hope it helps.