[jdom-interest] get encoding of an old xsd-file
mike at saxonica.com
Fri Jul 1 11:22:43 PDT 2005
A highly dangerous solution, I think, since there is no particular reason
why the encoding of the new file should be the same as the old.
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Raphael Schnuck [mailto:raffa at schnuck.org]
> Sent: 01 July 2005 13:38
> To: Michael Kay; 'Bradley S. Huffman'
> Cc: jdom-interest at jdom.org
> Subject: Re: [jdom-interest] get encoding of an old xsd-file
> I solved the problem on another way. I just get the first
> line out of my
> old file and replace the first line of the new file with it. Not the
> best solution but it works.
> Michael Kay schrieb:
> >>>i just have a problem. i want to find out the encoding of an old
> >>>xsd-file. but i don't know how.
> > In general, if you don't know the encoding of a file then
> there is no way to
> > find out. For example there is no way for a machine to tell
> the difference
> > between a file in iso-8859-1 and one in iso-8859-2. A human
> being can do
> > better, because even in a schema, accented letters are
> likely to appear in
> > the middle of words that make sense in some written
> language. So you just
> > have to try different possibilities and see if they make sense.
> > Michael Kay
> > http://www.saxonica.com/
More information about the jdom-interest