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How to parse an XML document containing Chinese characters and get an XML bean

ragunath Mariappan
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Joined: Oct 29, 2007
Posts: 8
Hello all,

(1) I parsed an XML document containing Chinese characters and got the XML bean as below:



(2) Then I tried to store it in a file as below:



(3) When I open "chineseCharsFile.xml" in a text editor, I'm able to see the Chinese characters, but when I open "newChineseCharsFile.xml" in the same text editor I'm not able to see the Chinese characters.


Any suggestions, please?


Thanks,
Ragu
Ulf Dittmer
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If you don't specify an encoding when writing files, the platform default encoding will be used - which in all likelihood doesn't support Chinese characters. You can use an OutputStreamWriter wrapped around a FileOutputStream to accomplish this.


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Jair Rillo Junior
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Joined: Aug 27, 2008
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Besides the enconding, I suggest you to take a look at XStream framework. It is very useful when you want parse/generate XML to BEAN and vice-versa.


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ragunath Mariappan
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Joined: Oct 29, 2007
Posts: 8
Hello Ulf,

It worked after I wrapped OutputStreamWriter with BufferedWriter.




Thank you,
Ragu
Nitesh Kant
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Joined: Feb 25, 2007
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ragunath:
It worked after I wrapped OutputStreamWriter with BufferedWriter.


Just to keep you informed, it is not the BufferedWriter but the OutputStreamWriter that did the trick for you.


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