How the jq '.' parsing the json and displaying ?
curl 'https://api.github.com/repos/stedolan/jq/commits?per_page=5' | jq '.'
What is the implementation behind " xxxx | jq '.' "
From the documentation:
The absolute simplest (and least interesting) filter is
.. This is a filter that takes its input and produces it unchanged as output.
jqby default pretty-prints all output, this trivial program can be a useful way of formatting JSON output from, say,