bash: read File into Array

2019-01-13 00:00:00 IN1 , 2023-04-10 14:16:30 IN1

Q: how to read a file into array with bash?

A: use mapfile


// file to read

// create array `aMimeType`
mapfile aMimeType < <(cat "$sMimeTypeList" | grep -v "^$");

// test outputs
echo "${aMimeType[@]}";         # all
echo "100: ${aMimeType[100]}";  # just the 100. entry
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