jq Live View (JSON selector)
Use jq to process a
.json file, updating the preview as you
save your file.
jq command to select from a
This extension will keep a history of the commands that you run
This extension can be configured in User Settings or Workspace settings.
Running jq with command line options
For your convenience,
customCommand replaces the following variables:
$$user_filter is replaced with the filter you typed
$$file_path is replaced with the current file path
An example, using modules:
"jq.customCommand": "jq -L /my/modules/path 'include \"items\"; $$user_filter' $$file_path"
By default, this extension only works with files with a
json file identifier. Turn this off if you want to use it with any file type.
Alternatively, you can modify VSCode's
files.associations in your User Settings:
Strict Mode may, in the future, include other checks that you will always be able to turn off.
- Fix #18 (file save issue)
- Add history of commands on a per-open-file basis
strictMode configuration option
(do not check for
json language identifier)
- Fix escaping input box (no longer opens a live view)
jqPostfix and replaces its functionality with
- Add configuration options
jqPostfix to run jq qith command line options