Convert tab separate file (TSV) to JSON with jq

cat input.tsv | jq --raw-input --slurp 'split("\n") | map(split("\t")) | .[0:-1] | map( { "id": .[0], "ip": .[1] } )'
With this command you can convert a tab separate file (TSV) into a JSON file with jq. For example, this input.tsv i-0b9adca882e5e6326 172.16.0.188 i-088dd69e5c3624888 172.16.0.102 i-0e70eac180537d4aa 172.16.0.85 will produce the showed output.
Sample Output
[
  {
    "id": "i-0b9adca882e5e6326",
    "ip": "172.16.0.188"
  },
  {
    "id": "i-088dd69e5c3624888",
    "ip": "172.16.0.102"
  },
  {
    "id": "i-0e70eac180537d4aa",
    "ip": "172.16.0.85"
  }
]

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By: nordri
2019-10-01 10:52:35

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