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EOFException thrown on the device simulator when message arrives from the Email Server Simulator

by Retired on ‎02-17-2010 12:54 PM (3,233 Views)


This article applies to the following:

  • BlackBerry® Java™ Development Environment (JDE)
  • BlackBerry Email Server Simulator
  • BlackBerry Device Simulator


When a message arrives from the Email Server Simulator, EOFException is thrown on the BlackBerry Device Simulator.


Microsoft® Windows® is set to use a language other than English.; however, Email Server Simulator (ESS) does not support non-English character sets.


Change the language setting in Windows 2000:

  1. Open the Control Panel.
  2. Double-click Regional Options.
  3. Change the Your local (location) setting to English.
  4. Click Apply, then click OK.
  5. Restart the Email Server Simulator and BlackBerry Device Simulator.
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