From:  Rolf Wouters <rwmailing@gmail.com>
Date:  22 Dec 2005 03:36:35 Hong Kong Time
Newsgroup:  news.mozilla.org/netscape.public.mozilla.editor
Subject:  

Re: Saving accents and umlauts using midas

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Neil wrote:
> 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?
> 

That's what I actually ment with "some additional encoding of its own.