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From "Johnny Kewl" <>
Subject Re: Migrating to tomcat 6 gives formatted currency amounts problem
Date Fri, 12 Sep 2008 10:45:26 GMT

Then one last thing before I put this in my little black book of things I'm 
never going to do... and forget about it forever ;)

This is what windows does....

If the machine is on US English...

Regardless of the local I set... German, English, Japanese I set.... in Java 
the charset is always

windows-1252... which is basically ISO with differences...

But if I switch the machine back to Japanese... then its


So.... thats what you injecting into your web pages... when using Java 
locale functions... in a web page...
Maybe thats what a person wants and in a company, using these local 
functions and every user is on Windows... it may just work
... thats actually scary...

Nice question....
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