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NIO MalformedInputException & German Umlauts

Thomas Robertz
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Joined: Jul 15, 2006
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Hello,
I have an NIO server and wish to send messages containing german umlauts
such as �, �, �. This works fine on the local development machine but
on the internet server it throws an Excpetion:

java.nio.charset.MalformedInputException: Input length = 1
at java.nio.charset.CoderResult.throwException(Unknown Source)
at java.nio.charset.CharsetDecoder.decode(Unknown Source)

I am using 1.5.0_06 on the server and 1.5.0_07 locally. The server is
also stationed in germany.

I am using this to get an ascii decoder:


I also tried defaultCharset() but that didn't work either.
Anyone have an ideo what I need to check?
 
It is sorta covered in the JavaRanch Style Guide.
 
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