Colored json terminal output like in Nodejs

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  • GitHub repo bat

    A cat(1) clone with wings.

    In fact, bat (an alternative to the cat command which produces fancy output when not being piped) is an Apache/MIT-licensed example of doing just that.

  • GitHub repo nushell

    A new type of shell

    It's not what you asked exactly but has some nice features to parse, present and query json.

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