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From Florian Holeczek <>
Subject Re: non-ascii characters in file names
Date Wed, 03 Sep 2008 15:30:41 GMT
Hallo Simon,

which servlet container are you using?
Did you already have a look at ?


Ursprüngliche Nachricht vom 03.09.2008 um 17:14:
> Hi,

> I'm having trouble with JSPWiki 2.6.3 and unicode characters. I would 
> appreciate some help.

> I've installed jspwiki 2.6.3 on SuSe linux, which is UTF-8 by default:
 >> locale
> LANG=de_DE.UTF-8
> LC_CTYPE="de_DE.UTF-8"

>  And I've left the setting of "jspwiki.encoding = 
> UTF-8" alone.

> I then create a page "sktest1", with a link to a page that has a 
> lowercase german a-umlaut char in it.
> The page (and the link text) look file; the a-umlaut is displayed correctly.

> Clicking on the link brings up the "edit" window, but the page name is
> corrupted: it shows uppercase-a-with-tilde, not lowercase-a-with-umlaut.

> The filename created on disk is "Sktest1%C3%83.txt".

> If I create a page with u-umlaut, then that character also gets encoded
> as "%C3%83", ie it is not possible to have files "Sktestä" and 
> "Sktestü", as they result in the same filename.

> Interestingly, the first char of the filename appears to be forced to 
> uppercase, but I don't really care here. However any character following
> a non-ascii char appears to also be forced to uppercase:
>   blätter  (that's an a-umlaut)
> becomes
>   bl%C3%83Tter
> (note that first t has become a T).

> BTW; I'm testing with Firefox 3.x.

> Hopefully I've just made some minor config mistake, but I can't see what
> at the moment. Any suggestions gratefully received!

> Regards,
> Simon

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