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

From: rao srinivas <raosrini_11@yahoo.com>
Date: Sat, 4 May 2002 04:52:10 -0700 (PDT)
Message-ID: <20020504115210.1334.qmail@web13107.mail.yahoo.com>
To: Steve Billings <billings@global360.com>
Cc: www-international@w3.org
Hi Steve,

thanks for your reply.
In my JSPs, 
<%@ page import = "com.compe.helper.competency.*"%>
is the first line, and second line is this:
<%@page contentType="text/html;charset=UTF-8"%>

And i dont' think this is problem


Srinivas

--- Steve Billings <billings@global360.com> wrote:
> OK, then it's an outbound-side problem.
> 
> The trick I remember for the outbound side is that
> the ContentType tag ("<%@
> page contentType="text/html;charset=UTF-8"%>") must
> the very first thing
> streamed out for that page. If it isn't, WebLogic
> will use something else
> (like property settings or OS Locale setting) to
> decide how to do the
> outbound conversion.
> 
> 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: rao srinivas [mailto:raosrini_11@yahoo.com]
> Sent: Saturday, May 04, 2002 12:38 AM
> To: Steve Billings
> Cc: www-international@w3.org
> Subject: RE: Chinese not displaying, unless encoding
> is set explicitly in
> the browser ?
> 
> 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"
> > %>
> 
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