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From "Luc Foisy" <Luc.Fo...@technical-magic.com>
Subject RE: Trying submit text containing the = sign
Date Thu, 10 Apr 2003 20:01:42 GMT
I myself am using post method and my tomcat version is 4.1.17LE
Java version is 1.4.0_03 if that matters

Also try not using a hidden value, try using an actual form that you type values into, then
submit it

-----Original Message-----
From: neo_deets [mailto:neo_deets@hotmail.com]
Sent: Thursday, April 10, 2003 3:55 PM
To: Tomcat Users List
Subject: Re: Trying submit text containing the = sign


This link might help:  Get: only allows 1024 charactors and only ASCII to
charactors

http://www.htmlhelp.com/reference/html40/forms/form.html


----- Original Message -----
From: "Justin Ruthenbeck" <justinr@nextengine.com>
To: "Tomcat Users List" <tomcat-user@jakarta.apache.org>
Sent: Thursday, April 10, 2003 2:40 PM
Subject: RE: Trying submit text containing the = sign


>
> (Using TC 4.0.3)
>
> Just wrote a small test and in 4.0.3, it looks like POSTed requests handle
> the equals sign like you're looking for (the equals sign and anything
after
> it are returned by the req.getParameter() method), although GET requests
> return a null value.  To be absolutely clear:
>
> URL: http://me.com/myapp/TServlet?p1=comments=false
> CODE: System.out.println(req.getParameter("p1"));
> OUTPUT: null
> ------------------
> URL: http://me.com/myapp/TServlet (form method=POST)
> HTML: <input type=hidden value="comments=false" name="pwe">
> CODE: System.out.println(req.getParameter("p1"));
> OUTPUT: comments=false
>
> Since the behavior is different for POST vs GET requests, I would think
> there's a problem here.  Can someone verify this on 4.1.24?  Any comments
> from spec or implementation people?
>
> justin
>
>
>
> At 12:20 PM 4/10/2003, you wrote:
> >This is definately a jsp/tomcat issue, regular html submit pages transfer
> >the = just fine
> >
> >I am using request.getParameter("name") and its not returning anything
> >including and after the =
> >
> >Replacing all = signs before the submit is not a solution that I would
> >like to use. Perhaps I should
> >not have used the term work around.
> >
> >I also can't depend on java script to fix a problem that would most
> >likely contain very important data. There are a lot of places that
disable
> >java script because they
> >consider it a security risk.
> >
> >I also can't ask the end user to type anything else than they normally
> >would. Forms should submit exactly
> >what they are told to submit.
> >
> >So basically I am looking for a fix to this problem and not a work
around.
> >
> >-----Original Message-----
> >From: jakarta-pipon [mailto:jakarta-pipon@interlap.com.ar]
> >Sent: Thursday, April 10, 2003 3:12 PM
> >To: Tomcat Users List
> >Subject: Re: Trying submit text containing the = sign
> >
> >
> >try replacing = with %3D before submit the form
> >----- Original Message -----
> >From: "Luc Foisy" <Luc.Foisy@technical-magic.com>
> >To: "Tomcat User List (E-mail)" <tomcat-user@jakarta.apache.org>
> >Sent: Thursday, April 10, 2003 3:51 PM
> >Subject: Trying submit text containing the = sign
> >
> >
> >
> >Apparently the = and anything after it doesn't pass very well on a form
> >submit, I assume because of the parameters
> >
> >Anyone know how to work around this???
> >
> >
> >Luc
> >
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