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Data and Rule Management with jq

posted on 24 September 2014 by Josh Montague

If you’ve spent time working with Gnip APIs, then you’re already familiar with the formatting used for PowerTrack Rules, and possibly also the JSON data (normalized Activity Streams or original format) data that our APIs can deliver. Having the right tools for working with JSON can mean a big increase in efficiency and time-saving. One of our favorite tools for working with this type of data is jq, a command-line JSON parser. This article is not intended to serve as a tutorial on using jq - the official documentation already does a good job of this - but to provide... keep reading


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