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1. Using hash symbol in forward URL with RequestDispatcher

I'm trying to forward a request to another URL which includes the hash symbol ('#'):

request.getRequestDispatcher("/some/path.jsp#somehash").forward(request, response);
Tomcat, however, tells me that "the requested resource is not available". If I remove the hash ...

2. Problem in getting symbol from URL

For my project I am sending the HTML value from one text editor. For that I had set the character set to UTF-8. Here I am sending value through URL. In ...