Sun Java System Web Server 6.1 SP6 Programmer's Guide to Web Applications

Servlet Response

When processing a servlet response, the server uses the following order of precedence, first to last, to determine the response character encoding:

To specify the character encoding that should be set in the Content-type header of the response if the response locale is set using the ServletResponse.setLocale method. You can use the locale-charset-map under the locale-charset-info element in the sun-web.xml file. For more information about this element, seelocale-charset-info