Tag Archives: UTF-8

Enforcing an encoding for Eclipse in a maven project

In Maven it’s easy to set the encoding for your source code to a defined encoding (e.g. UTF-8) by inserting this part into your pom file: <project.build.sourceEncoding>UTF-8</project.build.sourceEncoding> But how to apply this to your Eclipse project?

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Solving Tomcat Encoding Problems in UTF-8 Webapps

The default configuration of Apache Tomcat 6 can cause encoding problems with URLs (links) that contain umlauts. In a Grails project we had the case that html links didn’t work. The problem was that the URL contained parameters with umlauts. … Continue reading

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