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PMJSON(1) General Commands Manual PMJSON(1)

NAME

pmjson - Performance Co-Pilot JSON dumping utility

SYNOPSIS

pmjson [-mpqy] [-i|--in FILE] [-o|--out FILE]

DESCRIPTION

pmjson is used to manipulate JSON (JavaScript Object Notation) formatted text used in the Performance Co-Pilot (PCP toolkit). It can produce minimal and human readable output formats when it is supplied with valid JSON input.

The available command line options are as follows:

-i|--in FILE
JSON formatted input FILE - path to a file from which input should be read. If this option is omitted, then pmjson will read from the standard input stream.
-o|--out FILE
Formatted output is written to the named FILE. If this option is omitted, then pmjson will write to the standard output stream.
-m|--minimal
Produce JSON output with all superflous whitespace removed from the resulting JSON string.
-p|--pretty
Produce JSON output in a human-readable format.
-q|--quiet
Verify the input as valid JSON only, no output is produced.
-y|--yaml
Produce YAML-like output, a human-readable format with less syntactic sugar than JSON.

PCP ENVIRONMENT

Environment variables with the prefix PCP_ are used to parameterize the file and directory names used by PCP. On each installation, the file /etc/pcp.conf contains the local values for these variables. The $PCP_CONF variable may be used to specify an alternative configuration file, as described in pcp.conf(5).

SEE ALSO

PMWEBAPI(3), pcp.conf(5) and pcp.env(5).
PCP Performance Co-Pilot