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Running a query from the CLI and outputting it as a .ndjson file in Sanity.io

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Last updated: Feb 14, 2024
Hi, is it possible from the cli to run a query, and output it as a
.ndjson
file? Not just json.
pnpm -F studio exec sanity documents query --dataset archive '*[_type == "event"]{..., "tags": [], "fromArchive": true }[0..1]' > ./apps/studio/exports/archived-events.ndjson <<<<<
My use case is that I want to query some documents from an "archive" dataset, and then import then into another dataset.
But the dataset import only takes ndjson, while the query only outputs json.
Feb 14, 2024, 9:43 AM
I would like to do it all with cli, so I don't have to run scripts.
Feb 14, 2024, 9:45 AM
Found this great one-liner:
cat test.json | jq -c '.[]' > testNDJSON.json

Feb 14, 2024, 9:48 AM
Yep, that’s what I use as well.
Feb 14, 2024, 4:58 PM

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