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json-parse-helpfulerror

json-parse-helpfulerror

A drop-in replacement for JSON.parse that uses https://npmjs.org/jju to provide more useful error messages in the event of a parse error.

Example

Installation

npm i -S json-parse-helpfulerror

Use

var jph = require('json-parse-helpfulerror');
 
var notJSON = "{'foo': 3}";     // keys must be double-quoted in JSON 
 
JSON.parse(notJSON);            // throws unhelpful error 
 
jph.parse("{'foo': 3}")         // throws more helpful error: "Unexpected token '\''..." 

License

MIT