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jc.parsers.wc

jc - JSON CLI output utility wc command output parser

Usage (cli):

$ wc file.txt | jc --wc

or

$ jc wc file.txt

Usage (module):

import jc.parsers.wc
result = jc.parsers.wc.parse(wc_command_output)

Schema:

[
  {
    "filename":     string,
    "lines":        integer,
    "words":        integer,
    "characters":   integer
  }
]

Examples:

$ wc * | jc --wc -p
[
  {
    "filename": "airport-I.json",
    "lines": 1,
    "words": 30,
    "characters": 307
  },
  {
    "filename": "airport-I.out",
    "lines": 15,
    "words": 33,
    "characters": 348
  },
  {
    "filename": "airport-s.json",
    "lines": 1,
    "words": 202,
    "characters": 2152
  },
  ...
]

info

info()

Provides parser metadata (version, author, etc.)

parse

parse(data, raw=False, quiet=False)

Main text parsing function

Parameters:

data:        (string)  text data to parse
raw:         (boolean) output preprocessed JSON if True
quiet:       (boolean) suppress warning messages if True

Returns:

List of Dictionaries. Raw or processed structured data.

Parser Information

Compatibility: linux, darwin, cygwin, aix, freebsd

Version 1.2 by Kelly Brazil (kellyjonbrazil@gmail.com)