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RE: Chinese not displaying, unless encoding is set explicitly in the browser ?

From: rao srinivas <raosrini_11@yahoo.com>
Date: Fri, 3 May 2002 21:38:13 -0700 (PDT)
Message-ID: <20020504043814.94545.qmail@web13105.mail.yahoo.com>
To: Steve Billings <billings@global360.com>
Cc: www-international@w3.org
Hi,

Here data(unicode,UTF-8 hexa decimal numbers) is
coming from bundles........not data entered by user
through forms.

waiting for experts reply.............\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\\
thanks in advance
Srinivas


--- Steve Billings <billings@global360.com> wrote:
> Srinivas:
> 
> Are you sure the inbound conversion (the conversion
> WebLogic performs to
> convert inbound form data into Unicode for Java
> Strings) is being controlled
> correctly? I'm wondering if the client's data is
> being corrupted as it is
> being entered. (I'm assuming they enter the data
> through forms.)
> 
> The method to control this is version dependent, and
> I don't have all the
> information you'll need (if this is, in fact, the
> problem). Before servlet
> version 2.3, you controlled the inbound conversion
> by setting the OS locale
> before starting WebLogic (if the WebLogic version
> isn't too old, there were
> also some WebLogic properties that could control
> it).
> 
> Starting with servlet 2.3 (I'm not sure what version
> of WebLogic implements
> servlet2.3) you should be able to use
> setCharacterEncoding() to control it
> in servlets, but I'm not sure how to do it in JSP.
> 
> If you think this might be the issue, the simplest
> thing might be to try
> changing the OS locale setting before starting
> WebLogic, and see if that
> makes any difference in the behavior.
> 
> Steve
> 
> Steve Billings
> Global 360
> Software Globalization Consulting
> URL: http://www.global360.com/
> Email: billings@global360.com
> TEL: +1 978-697-8201
> 
> -----Original Message-----
> From: www-international-request@w3.org
> [mailto:www-international-request@w3.org]On Behalf
> Of rao srinivas
> Sent: Friday, May 03, 2002 8:24 AM
> To: Andrew Cunningham
> Cc: www-international@w3.org
> Subject: Re: Chinese not displaying, unless encoding
> is set explicitly in
> the browser ?
> 
> Hi,
> The browser encoding is get set to UTF-8 only, in
> both
> ends.
> But in our end, we are able to see Chinese pages
> properly.
> But in the other end, they are not able, unless they
> set encoding to GB2312 explicitly in the brower IE 5
> or 5.5 or 6.0.
> 
> And For one page, we compare the 'View Source(HTML)'
> of both ends pages, it is different.....why..?
> In HTML, obviously some unreadable characters are
> there. That unreadable characters are different in
> both pages, one is created in our end, and other is
> created in my client place.
> 
> is the problem in browser or server (Weblogic 5.1)?
> 
> 
> Thanks in Advance
> Srinivas.
> 
> 
> 
> --- Andrew Cunningham <andjc@ozemail.com.au> wrote:
> > Hi Srinivas
> >
> > a couple of things come to mind.
> >
> > It depends on the source they obtained IE from,
> I've
> > noticed that some
> > sources (created with IEAK) do not include the
> > auto-select module or any of
> > the language packs.
> >
> > Its possible that auto-select module is not
> > installed. It it is installed it
> > may be turned off. Go to the 'View' menu then to
> the
> > 'Encoding' sub-menu. If
> > auto-select is active, it will have a tick beside
> > it.
> >
> > Andrew
> >
> > ----- Original Message -----
> > From: "rao srinivas" <raosrini_11@yahoo.com>
> > To: <www-international@w3.org>
> > Sent: Friday, May 03, 2002 1:51 PM
> > Subject: Chinese not displaying, unless encoding
> is
> > set explicitly in the
> > browser ?
> >
> >
> > > Hi,
> > > Our application is working fine at my work
> place,
> > end
> > > user is able to see our application either in
> > > english/chinese/malay based on his laguage
> choice.
> > But
> > > in some client place chinese is not being
> > displayed,
> > > unless they set encoding to GB2312(Simplified
> > Chinese)
> > > explicitly in the browser.
> > > They are not able to see our application in
> > chinese,
> > > unless they set encoding explicitly in the
> brower,
> > in
> > > all their systems(Computers), where in different
> > > vertions of Internet Explore including
> 5.0,5.5,6.0
> > > installed.
> > >
> > > Even they installed some fonts namely, Arial
> > Unicode
> > > MS, and SimSun, this problem is not get
> rectified.
> > > The characterset is UTF-8 in our JSPs.
> > >
> > > The following line is almost first line, in all
> > our
> > > JSPs.
> > > <%@ page contentType="text/html;charset=UTF-8"
> %>
> > >
> > >
> > > Could you please tell me the solution for this
> > problem
> > > ......
> > > Thanks in advance
> > > Srinivas
> > >
> > >
> > >
> > >
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