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Issue With Soap Envelope Encoded In Charset Other Than UTF-8 - "java.io.CharConversionException: Malformed UTF-8 char -- is an XML encoding declaration missing" (Doc ID 1165066.1)

Last updated on OCTOBER 29, 2020

Applies to:

Oracle WebLogic Server - Version 10.0 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

java.io.CharConversionException: Malformed UTF-8 char -- is an XML encoding
declaration missing?

Is is thrown when a Webservice receives a payload with soap envelope encoded in charset other
than UTF-8, e.g. ISO-8859-2

Cause

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