This is how you iterate thru a text file outputting a line at a time in Bash shell scripting.
IFS=$'\n'; for i in $(cat FILE.TXT); do echo "$i"; done
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Actually, this is how not to do it — it starts a useless cat process and needs to store the whole file in memory. The right way to do it goes like this:
while read line
done < FILE.TXT
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