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Best practise for setting character encoding
Joined: May 12, 2010
Sep 08, 2010 03:03:59
We always want UTF-8.
Is it better to set this as a system property passed to the JVM e.g.
Or is it better to set it programmatically:
Eduardo Yañez Parareda
Joined: Oct 09, 2008
Sep 08, 2010 03:07:30
It depends on your enviroment, I prefer to have it in a configuration file, then set it programmatically. That way you don't depend on Server Applications Admins, and it isn't hardcoded.
I agree. Here's the link:
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