Read curl output line by line in a while loop

while read line; do echo $line;done < <(curl -s <URL of file to read>)
This command will take the output of curl and read it line by line, skipping a step in downloading the file then parsing it. You can then parse each line, or only print the lines that contain certain works using if statements, or whatever you can come up with. Or you can change IFS and use it to parse based on separators other than newline.

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By: baize
2016-02-05 17:04:15

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