How to change Content-Length?
ReadyAPI seems to calculate the Content-Length but doesn´t account for special symbols like Umlaute (ä,ö,ü) which adds additional bytes to the content-length. I added a "content-length" manually to the headers but it does not overwrite the calculated content-length, at send it´s still using the calculated one? Is there any setting how this could be accomplished?
Contacting support we figured out how to resolve this problem. It appears that UTF-8 doesn't seem to be the default and modifications need to be made in the configuration file. In our case we're using Windows and needed to edit the configuration file ReadyAPI.vmoptions. In it it's necessary to add the following Entry:
More information can be obtained by looking into this documentation:
Personally I still think it's a bug because in my opinion UTF-8 should be the default.