JSON Lines File
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What is a JSONL file?
JSON Lines is a JSON variant that allows developers to store structured data entries within one line of text, allowing the data to be streamed using protocols like TCP or UNIX Pipes. According to the format's website (jsonlines.org), JSON Lines works well with UNIX-style text processing tools and shell pipelines, is a great format for log files, and is a flexible format for passing messages between cooperating processes. JSONL files are similar to .NDJSON files.
How to open a JSONL file
Because JSONL files are plain text files, you can open them in any text editor, including: