From:  Neil <>
Date:  22 Dec 2005 02:15:45 Hong Kong Time

Re: Saving accents and umlauts using midas


Rolf Wouters wrote:

> In the previous version, where we used the MS DHTML editor (which only 
> runs on IE for Windows) not setting an explicit encoding for the 
> ServletRequest didn't cause problems, but in Midas it somehow did.
> My only explanation for this is that IE must have send the data as 
> UTF-8 anyway, or that it performs some additional encoding of its own.

Maybe IE was encoding all entities using &#nn; syntax?

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