Re: javax.mail sends mail with broken charset
2014-05-29 09:35, Laura Schmidt skrev:
On 05/29/2014 09:19 AM, Laura Schmidt wrote:
the following change to my code solved the problem:
.... but I don't know why. The new mail reads like this:
Date: Thu, 29 May 2014 09:16:32 +0200 (CEST)
The header is the same, but the code for "??" changed from "=E4=DF " to
That looks right. To see the original characters, you need a mail client
or other program that understands quoted-printable. In your first
attempt, you seem to have used ISO-8859-1 as the default encoding. What
default encoding does the JVM assume? Inside Java, the characters are
encoded as 16-bit characters, a form of UTF-16. The encoding only
matters when you write to or from a byte stream or file.
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