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From Christopher Schultz <>
Subject Re: Tomcat special character missin in request parameter
Date Wed, 25 Oct 2006 12:57:40 GMT

> For example with:
> http://localhost/myapp/index.jsp?test=test&test2=%u2013test2&test3=test3 
> I get only test and test3, test2 is missing completely.

You have encoded your character improperly. URLs must be encoded using
the UTF-8 charset, and then run through HttpServletResponse.encodeURL,
which is likely to result in something more like:


See this port of the HTML spec:

Your "character" specified as %u2013 is invalid with regard to the


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