Need help with jid?
Click the “chat” button below for chat support from the developer who created it, or find similar developers for support.

About the developer

simeji
5.7K Stars 123 Forks MIT License 123 Commits 16 Opened issues

Description

json incremental digger

Services available

!
?

Need anything else?

Contributors list

No Data

jid

Circle CI

Json Incremental Digger

It's a very simple tool.
You can drill down JSON interactively by using filtering queries like jq.

Suggestion and Auto completion of this tool will provide you a very comfortable JSON drill down.

Demo

demo-jid-main

Installation

With homebrew (for Mac)

brew install jid

With pkg (for FreeBSD)

pkg install jid

Other package management systems

Jid can install by package management systems of below OS.

Packaging status

Simply use "jid" command

If you simply want to use

jid
command, please download binary from below.

https://github.com/simeji/jid/releases

Build

go get -u github.com/simeji/jid/cmd/jid

Usage

Quick start

simple json example

Please execute the below command.

echo '{"aa":"2AA2","bb":{"aaa":[123,"cccc",[1,2]],"c":321}}'| jid

then, jid will be running.

You can dig JSON data incrementally.

When you enter

.bb.aaa[2]
, you will see the following.
[Filter]> .bb.aaa[2]
[
  1,
  2
]

Then, you press Enter key and output

[1,2]
and exit.

simple json example2

This json is used by demo section.

echo '{"info":{"date":"2016-10-23","version":1.0},"users":[{"name":"simeji","uri":"https://github.com/simeji","id":1},{"name":"simeji2","uri":"https://example.com/simeji","id":2},{"name":"simeji3","uri":"https://example.com/simeji3","id":3}],"userCount":3}}'|jid

With a initial query

First argument of

jid
is initial query. (Use JSON same as Demo)

demo-jid-with-query

with curl

Sample for using RDAP data.

curl -s http://rdg.afilias.info/rdap/domain/example.info | jid

Load JSON from a file

jid < file.json

Keymaps

|key|description| |:-----------|:----------| |

TAB
/
CTRL
+
I
|Show available items and choice them| |
CTRL
+
W
|Delete from the cursor to the start of the word| |
CTRL
+
U
|Delete whole query| |
CTRL
+
F
/ Right Arrow (:arrowright:)|Move cursor a character to the right| |
CTRL
+
B
/ Left Arrow (:arrow
left:)|Move cursor a character to the left| |
CTRL
+
A
|To the first character of the 'Filter'| |
CTRL
+
E
|To the end of the 'Filter'| |
CTRL
+
J
|Scroll json buffer 1 line downwards| |
CTRL
+
K
|Scroll json buffer 1 line upwards| |
CTRL
+
G
|Scroll json buffer to bottom| |
CTRL
+
T
|Scroll json buffer to top| |
CTRL
+
N
|Scroll json buffer 'Page Down'| |
CTRL
+
P
|Scroll json buffer 'Page Up'| |
CTRL
+
L
|Change view mode whole json or keys (only object)| |
ESC
|Hide a candidate box|

Option

|option|description| |:-----------|:----------| |First argument ($1) | Initial query| |-h | print a help| |-help | print a help| |-version | print the version and exit| |-q | Output query mode (for jq)| |-M | monochrome output mode|

We use cookies. If you continue to browse the site, you agree to the use of cookies. For more information on our use of cookies please see our Privacy Policy.