PROPOSAL SUMMARY FORM TO ACCOMPANY SUBMISSIONS
FOR ADDITIONS TO THE REPERTOIRE OF ISO/IEC 10646
Please fill all the sections A, B and C below.
(Please read Principles and Procedures Document for guidelines and details before filling this form.)
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(Form number: N2352-F (Original 1994-10-14; Revised 1995-01, 1995-04, 1996-04, 1996-08, 1999-03, 2001-05, 2001-09)
1. Title: __________________________________________________ 2. Requester's name: ________________________________________________________ 3. Requester type (Member body/Liaison/Individual contribution): ____________ 4. Submission date: _______________ 5. Requester's reference (if applicable): ___________________________________ 6. (Choose one of the following:) This is a complete proposal: _______________ or, More information will be provided later: _______________
B. Technical - General
1. (Choose one of the following:) a. This proposal is for a new script (set of characters): _____________ Proposed name of script: _________________________________________________ b. The proposal is for addition of character(s) to an existing block: _____ Name of the existing block: ______________________________________________ 2. Number of characters in proposal: ______________ 3. Proposed category (see section II, Character Categories): ______________ 4. Proposed Level of Implementation (1, 2 or 3) (see clause 14, ISO/IEC 10646-1: 2000): _______________ Is a rationale provided for the choice? ______________ If Yes, reference: _______________________________________________________ 5. Is a repertoire including character names provided? ______________ a. If YES, are the names in accordance with the 'character naming guidelines in Annex L of ISO/IEC 10646-1: 2000? _______ b. Are the character shapes attached in a legible form suitable for review? ______ 6. Who will provide the appropriate computerized font (ordered preference: True Type, or PostScript format) for publishing the standard? __________________________________________________________________________ If available now, identify source(s) for the font (include address, e-mail, ftp-site, etc.) and indicate the tools used: __________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________ __________________________________________________________________________ 7. References: a. Are references (to other character sets, dictionaries, descriptive texts etc.) provided? ______________ b. Are published examples of use (such as samples from newspapers, magazines, or other sources) of proposed characters attached? __________ 8. Special encoding issues: Does the proposal address other aspects of character data processing (if applicable) such as input, presentation, sorting, searching, indexing, transliteration etc. (if yes please enclose information)? _________________________________________________________________________9. Additional Information:
C. Technical - Justification
1. Has this proposal for addition of character(s) been submitted before? ____ If YES explain ___________________________________________________________ 2. Has contact been made to members of the user community (for example: National Body, user groups of the script or characters, other experts, etc.)? ______________ If YES, with whom? _______________________________________________________ If YES, available relevant documents: __________________________________ 3. Information on the user community for the proposed characters (for example: size, demographics, information technology use, or publishing use) is included? ______________ Reference: ______________________________________________________________ 4. The context of use for the proposed characters (type of use; common or rare) ______________ Reference: ______________________________________________________________ 5. Are the proposed characters in current use by the user community? ________ If YES, where? Reference: _______________________________________________ 6. After giving due considerations to the principles in Principles and Procedures document (a WG 2 standing document) must the proposed characters be entirely in the BMP? ______________ If YES, is a rationale provided? ______________ If YES, reference: ______________________________________________________ 7. Should the proposed characters be kept together in a contiguous range (rather than being scattered)? ______________ 8. Can any of the proposed characters be considered a presentation form of an existing character or character sequence? ______________ If YES, is a rationale for its inclusion provided? ______________ If YES, reference: ______________________________________________________ 9. Can any of the proposed characters be encoded using a composed character sequence of either existing characters or other proposed characters? _____ If YES, is a rationale for its inclusion provided? ______________ If YES, reference: ______________________________________________________ 10. Can any of the proposed character(s) be considered to be similar (in appearance or function) to an existing character? ______________ If YES, is a rationale for its inclusion provided? ______________ If YES, reference: ______________________________________________________ 11. Does the proposal include use of combining characters and/or use of composite sequences (see clauses 4.12 and 4.14 in ISO/IEC 10646-1: 2000)? _____________ If YES, is a rationale for such use provided? ______________ If YES, reference: _____________________________________________________ Is a list of composite sequences and their corresponding glyph images (graphic symbols) provided? ______________ If YES, reference: ______________________________________________________ 12. Does the proposal contain characters with any special properties such as control function or similar semantics? ______________ If YES, describe in detail (include attachment if necessary) _____________ 13. Does the proposal contain any Ideographic compatibility character(s)? ___ If YES, is the equivalent corresponding unified ideographic character(s) identified? ____________ If YES, reference: ______________________________________________________
The national body or liaison organization (or any other organization or an individual) proposing new character(s) or a new script shall provide: