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JSON.stringify replacer function for having object keys sorted in output (supports deeply nested objects)
// Spec http://www.ecma-international.org/ecma-262/6.0/#sec-json.stringify
const replacer = (key, value) =>
value instanceof Object && !(value instanceof Array) ?
Object.keys(value)
.sort()
.reduce((sorted, key) => {
sorted[key] = value[key];
return sorted
}, {}) :
value;
// Usage
// JSON.stringify({c: 1, a: { d: 0, c: 1, e: {a: 0, 1: 4}}}, replacer);
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