Available in all subroutines.

Returns the given URL with its query string sorted. For example, querystring.sort("/foo?b=1&a=2&c=3"); returns "/foo?a=2&b=1&c=3".


set req.url = querystring.sort(req.url);

Try it out

querystring.sort is used in the following solution recipes, which show real world use cases. Click RUN to provision a Fastly service, execute the code on Fastly, and see how the function behaves.

Manipulate query string

Add, remove, and sort querystring parameters.

Normalize requests

Improve cache performance by normalizing requests. Filter and reorder query params, convert to lowercase, filter headers, and more.

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