character encoding problem in JSP page for displaying internationalized characters
Posted on 2004-04-21
im using a jsp page to process form data.but form data uses multi lingual data .Form data uses UTF-8 .But i came to know that the request.getParameter() method used in JSP page's default encoding is iso-8859.How can i change the default character encoding to UTF-8. Iam using IBM Web Sphere 3.5 with servlet 2.2 specification. im not able to use request.setCharacterEncoding() method since this version does not support for that API. Is there anything that can be done on the Web Sphere to change the default encoding?