ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 2/WG 2 N 1843

DATE: 1998-09-04

ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 2/WG 2

Universal Multiple-Octet Coded Character Set (UCS) - ISO/IEC 10646

Secretariat: ANSI

DOC TYPE: Calling Notice and updated meeting agenda - update of N1786

TITLE: 2nd Call WG2 Meeting # 35, in London, U.K., hosted by BSI from 21- 25 September 1998.

SOURCE: Mike Ksar, Convener

PROJECT: JTC 1.02.18 ISO/IEC 10646

STATUS: SC2/WG2 participants are requested to review the referenced documents in preparation for the meeting.

ACTION ID: ACT

DUE DATE: 1998-09-21

DISTRIBUTION: SC2/WG2 members and Liaison organizations

MEDIUM: Electronic

NO. OF PAGES: 2

This is the second call for WG2 meeting # 35, which precedes the next SC2/WG3 meeting. The U.K. is hosting the meeting at BSI offices in London, from 21 - 25 September 1998. Please refer to WG2 document N 1787 (SC2 N 3110), which contains the venue and logistic information, as provided by BSI. Document No. SC2 N 3110 has already been posted on the SC2 website at URL: www.dkuug.dk/JTC1/SC2. Ms Bernadette Shine of BSI is the contact point for logistics. WG2 will be meeting starting at 9:00 am Monday, 21 September 1998 and conclude on Friday, 25 September 1998, by 10:00 am to give extra time for SC2/WG3. The call for SC2/WG3 meeting will be issued separately.

This document includes an updated agenda. It will be broadcast by email and posted to the SC2/WG2 website at URL: www.dkuug.dk/JTC1/SC2/WG2. Two WG2 mailings have been sent out since the last meeting in May. Another set of new documents will be distributed at the meeting in London and mailed to those who are not planning to be in London.

The objective of this meeting is to continue the WG2 program of work.

Mike Ksar

Convener ISO/IEC/JTC 1/SC 2/WG 2

Hewlett-Packard Company

1501 Page Mill Rd., M/S 5 U L

Palo Alto, CA 94304

U. S. A.

Phone: +1 650 857 8817

Fax (PC): +1 650 852 8500

Alt. Fax: +1 650 857 4882

e-mail: mike_ksar@hp.com

 

 

1. Opening and roll call (N1751) Update WG2 Distribution List

2. Approval of the agenda (N1843)

3. Approval of minutes of meeting 34 (N1703)

4. Review action items from previous meeting (N1703) Update Action Item List

5. JTC1 and ITTF matters: FYI

5.1. JTC1 plenary - CAW recommendations (N1788) FYI

    1. Recent publications (Amendments 5, 10, 11, 12, 13, 16, 17, 18, 19, TR): FYI*
    1. Ballot results (Summary of Voting/Table of Replies): FYI
      1. N1832 - Amendment 10 - Ethiopic
      2. N1798 - Amendment 11 - Canadian Syllabics
      3. N1799 - Amendment 12 - Cherokee

6. SC2 matters: FYI

    1. Recent submittals to ITTF (SC2 program of work document) FYI
    2. Revised text of Technical Corrigendum No. 2 (N1773) FYI
    3. Japan's Proposed Modifications to the SC2 program of work (N1819) Review and respond
    4. Contribution from the Netherlands on functioning of SC2 (N1822) Review
    5. Ballot results (Amendments 14, 18, 21, 22, 24, 25, 26 and 27)**: Develop Disposition of Comm
    6. Prepare disposition of comments Develop and adopt
    7. (N1789-AMD18, N1816-AMD22, N1841-AMD 21,24, 25, 26 & 27, N1815-AMD26)

    8. Disposition of comments on TR15285 - CG Model (N 1760, N1793,) FYI
    9. Comments on Applications for Registration (N1844) FYI

7. Non-repertoire issues:

7.1. Editorial corrigenda - standing document (N1796) Confirm

7.2. Updated Annex E FYI

7.3. Disposition of comments on Technical Corrigendum # 2 (N1759) Confirm

    1. Next edition of 10646: contents, format, responsibilities and schedule Review feedback and confirm
    2. Procedures for character set registration (N1839) Review

8. Repertoire issues - next edition

8.1. Repertoire Additions Cum. List # 7 (N1791) Review and confirm

8.2. US position on adding two Korean Bangjeom characters (N1738) Make Final Decision

8.3. Mongolian update (N1808, N1833) Agree on content/processing

    1. Tibetan Extensions (N1756) Review and respond
    2. Proposed characters repertoire from TC 46: Review and respond
      1. N1741 (Latin), N1743 - N1748 (Greek, Cyrillic, Math, plus others)
      2. N1840 - US feedback
    3. Yi Script (N 1774, N1814, N1821, N1831) Review new proposal
    4. Electro-Technical Symbols mapping (N1818) Review and respond
    5. Proposal to add the letter Modifier Letter Double Apostrophe (N1817) Review and respond
    6. Proposal to add the letters Latin A with Dot Above (N1838) Review and respond
    7. Proposal to add 10 Cyrillic Sami characters (N1813) Review and respond
    8. Proposal to encode CROSS ACCENT (N1812) Review and respond
    9. Burmese Script (N1792, N1815, N1836, N1841) Review/Prepare DofC
    10. Additional Cantillation Marks (N1749) Review and respond
    11. Philippines repertoire (N1755) Review and respond
    12. Encoding of Tifinagh script (N1757) Review and respond
    13. Encoding the Old Hungarian rovásírás (N1758) Review and respond
    14. Additional IPA characters (N1742) Review and respond
    15. Hebrew Tetragrammaton (N1740, N1807) Review and respond
  1. Repertoire issues - 10646 part 2
    1. First working draft of 10646-2 (N1765, N1767, N1820) Review feedback and confirm

10. IRG status and reports

    1. IRG Resolutions Meeting # 11 (N1784) Review and approve
    2. Proposed text for Draft of Amendment 28 (N1842) Review
    3. Clause X - Ideographic Description Sequences (N1782) Review
    4. Amendment 15 - Kang Xi Radicals (N1783) Review and approve
  1. Defect report
    1. Amendment 6 - Tibetan (N1739) Review, accept and process
    2. Amendment 5 - Hangul (N1806) Review, accept and process

12. Liaison reports

12.1. Unicode Consortium FYI - Review synchronization

12.2. ITU FYI

12.3. IETF FYI

12.4. TC304 FYI

    1. AFII (N1810) Review sample charts
    2. Request from ISO/TC211-Geographic information/Geomatics (N1828) Confirm

13. Other business

    1. Web Site Review Review site and process
    2. Principles and Procedures document update (N1802) Review and accept

13.2. Future Meetings Review and Confirm

14. Closing

14.1. Approval of Resolutions of Meeting 35 (N1804) Confirm and publish

    1. Adjournment Friday by 10:00 a.m.

 

 

 

 

 

Details of agenda item 5.2 and 6.5

* Published amendments, Technical Corrigenda and Technical Reports:

      1. Amendment 5 - Hangul
      2. Amendment 10 - Ethiopic
      3. Amendment 11 - Unified Canadian Aboriginal Syllabics
      4. Amendment 12 - Cherokee
      5. Amendment 13 - CJK Unified Ideographs with supplementary sources
      6. Amendment 16 - Braille Patterns
      7. Amendment 17 - CJK Unified Ideographs Extension A
      8. Amendment 18 - Symbols and others, including EURO CURRENCY SIGN
      9. Amendment 19 - Runic
      10. TR15285 - Technical Report on character/glyph model
      11. Technical Corrigendum 2

** SC2 Ballot Results details:

      1. N1821 - Amendment 14 - Yi
      2. N1789, N1790 - Amendment 18 - Symbols and Other characters including EURO
      3. N1809R - Amendment 21 - Sinhala
      4. N 1766, N1830 - Amendment 22 - Keyboard Symbols
      5. N1834 - Amendment 24 - Thaana
      6. N1835 - Amendment 25 - Khmer
      7. N1836 - Amendment 26 - Burmese
      8. Amendment 27 - Syriac