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Created Dec 18, 2018
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deepclone
function deepClone(item) {
if (!item) { return item; } // null, undefined values check
var types = [ Number, String, Boolean ],
result;
// normalizing primitives if someone did new String('aaa'), or new Number('444');
types.forEach(function(type) {
if (item instanceof type) {
result = type( item );
}
});
if (typeof result == "undefined") {
if (Object.prototype.toString.call( item ) === "[object Array]") {
result = [];
item.forEach(function(child, index, array) {
result[index] = deepClone( child );
});
} else if (typeof item == "object") {
// testing that this is DOM
if (item.nodeType && typeof item.cloneNode == "function") {
result = item.cloneNode( true );
} else if (!item.prototype) { // check that this is a literal
if (item instanceof Date) {
result = new Date(item);
} else {
// it is an object literal
result = {};
for (var i in item) {
result[i] = deepClone( item[i] );
}
}
} else {
// depending what you would like here,
// just keep the reference, or create new object
if (false && item.constructor) {
// would not advice to do that, reason? Read below
result = new item.constructor();
} else {
result = item;
}
}
} else {
result = item;
}
}
return result;
}
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