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From "Allistair Crossley" <Allistair.Cross...@QAS.com>
Subject RE: char encoding bug in tomcat 5.0.25 ?
Date Wed, 15 Dec 2004 09:03:20 GMT
you-re missing a page directive

<%@ page contentType="text/html; charset=UTF-8" %>

> -----Original Message-----
> From: Quinten Verheyen [mailto:q.verheyen@ringring.be]
> Sent: 15 December 2004 08:28
> To: Tomcat Users List (E-mail)
> Subject: char encoding bug in tomcat 5.0.25 ?
> 
> 
> Hi, *maybe* I'm experiencing a bug in Tomcat 5.0.25, but this 
> is pure assumption, please help me with this troublesome 
> character encoding problem.
> 
> The test page below gets a request parameter and shows it in 
> a textarea. The goal is to test if special characters are 
> translated wrongly .. (would actually occur if 
> encoding/decoding set isn't the same). The problem is in 
> Tomcat 5.0.25 the character 'é' is translated into é, in 
> Tomcat 4.1.29 it stays the same.
> 
> Note: when providing the paramter as a get, it works.
> 
> ========
> test.jsp
> ========
> 
> <%@ page pageEncoding="utf-8" language="java" %>
> 
> <%
> 	request.setCharacterEncoding("utf-8");
> 	String text = request.getParameter("text");
> 	if (text == null) {
> 		text = "";
> 	}
> %>
> 
> <html>
> <head>
> <meta http-equiv="Content-Type" content="text/html; charset=utf-8">
> <title>test page</title>
> </head>
> <body>
> 
> <FORM name="test" method="POST">
> 	<textarea name="text"><%=text%></textarea>
> 	<input type="submit" />
> </form>
> 
> </body>
> </html>
> 
> Thx in advance,
> Quinten
> 
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