How to have ESAPI accept special unicode characters (Doc ID 2198555.1)

Last updated on DECEMBER 01, 2016

Applies to:

Oracle Knowledge - Version 8.5.1.5 and later
Information in this document applies to any platform.

Symptoms

In InfoCenter when user enters content containing special characters in title like "® ™" an "unexpected error" page is returned.


For e.g. - "PIXMA MX472 (Video) - Cableless Setup with an Android™ device" and "Using the Kensington® Lock".

Changes

Edit validation_custom.properties file at location: /app/WEB-INF/classes/resources by adding the Unicode equivalent of the special character.

e.g. 

™ TradeMark Unicoe \u2122

® Registered Trademark Unicode \u00AE

 

Cause

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