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Parse structured text file into clean JSON
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Feb 7, 2010

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  • Posted: Sun, Feb 07, 2010
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  • Budget: Less than $500
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I need a Ruby script that parses a structured text file into clean JSON.

The deliverable here is that I can run your script on a plain text file, output to JSON, and then import that into MongoDB, which will spit out errors if there's any issues. I have a 60 line example file that we'll use to test.

Questions? Just hit me up! I'm looking for someone who can get this done in a day or two. I'd rather work with someone who really knows what they're doing and can whip this up quickly. Better to pay $300 to someone skilled then pay $50 to a bottom feeding quote.

Example of the plain text, with identifying info removed:

[{"event":"{\"name\":\"start\",\"session_info\":{\"app_version\":\"1.0\",\"application_name\":\"iPhone\",\"uuid\":\"numbergoeshere\",\"client\":\"iPhone\",\"os_version\":\"3.1.2\",\"client_id\":\"numberhere\"},\"occured_at\":\"2010-02-07 03:45:37 +1100\",\"_type\":\"ApplicationEvent\"}"},{"event":"{\"occured_at\":\"2010-02-07 03:45:38 +1100\",\"session_uuid\":\"numbe...

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Desired Skills
JSON, Ruby
Job ID: 19080988
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