ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 2/WG 2 N 2469

DATE: 2002-05-17


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

Secretariat: ANSI



Updated agenda


Updated Agenda Meeting # 42, in Dublin, Ireland 20 23 (noon) May 2002


Mike Ksar, Convener


JTC 1.02.18 ISO/IEC 10646


Those who need visas need to start working on them


ACT Make plans to attend and provide input on agenda items.




SC2/WG2 members and Liaison organizations






This is the updated agenda for meeting 42 in Dubli, Ireland. The host organization is NSAI, the national body of Ireland. The meeting is also hosted by Microsoft, Lotus and Everson Typography. The meeting venue is at Microsoft. Here is the address:



EPDC2, South County Business Park

Dublin 18, Ireland


The logistics information with respect to the hotel, methods of transportation and the social event on Sunday, 19 May (prior to the meeting starting date) are now posted on the SC2/WG2 website.


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


Mike Ksar

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


Microsoft Corporation

1065 La Avenida Ave

M/S SVC5/1155

Mountain View, CA 94043

U. S. A.

Phone: +1 650 693-1568

Fax: +1 425 936-7329




Updated Draft Agenda Meeting # 42

Topic (Document No.)

Proposed Outcome


1.      Opening and roll call (N2451) Update WG2Distribution List

2.      Approval of the agenda (N2469) Approved agenda

3.      Approval of minutes of meeting 41 (N2403) Approved Minutes

4.      Review action items from previous meeting (N2403) Updated Action Item List

5.        JTC1 and ITTF matters: FYI

5.1.  JTC1 ad hoc on Futures

6.        SC2 matters: FYI

6.1. SC2 Program of Work (URL: FYI

6.2. Submittals to ITTF FYI

6.3. Ballot results FYI

6.3.1.     10646-1 Amendment 2 (N2434, N2436, N2438)

6.3.2.     10646-2 Amendment 1 (N2435, N2437, N2439)

7.        Disposition of comments Resolve

7.1.  10646-1 Amendment 2 (N2434, N2436, N2438)

7.2.  10646-2 Amendment 1 (N2435, N2437, N2439)

8.        10646-1: 2000 Review

8.1.  Proposal to add Eject Key (N2432) & Playback (N2415)

8.2.  Myanmar (N2430)

8.3.  Addition of one Hanja code (N2426)

8.4.  Additional character for Indic Scripts (N2425)

8.5.  Proposal to add six Syriac (N2422)

8.6.  Feedback on Tamil Symbols (N2421)

8.7.  Uralic Phonetic Alphabet (N2419, N2442)

8.8.  Urdu contribution (N2413-1, N2413-2, N2413-3, N2413-4)

8.9.  Khmer (N2406, N2412, N2458, N2459, )

8.10. Proposal to add two Greek letters for Bactrian (N2411)

8.11. New ordering rules for Hangul (N2405)

8.12. Proposal to add Negative circled digit to BMP (N2441)

8.13. Coptic Supplement in BMP (N2444)

8.14. Additional characters from TC46 (N2446, N2460, N2462, N2463, N2464, N2465)

8.15. Additional double diacritics (N2457)

8.16. Nepal status (N2466)

9.        10646-2: 2001 Review

9.1.  Han Variation Selector (N2429)

9.2.  Limbu (N2410, N2428-1, N2428-2, N2428-3)

9.3.  Addition of one Hanja code (N2427)

9.4.  Add monogram, digram and tetragram (N2416)

9.5.  Concerns with variation selector in 10646-2 pDAM 1 (N2468)

10.    Architecture issues

10.1.    Additional guidelines on principles and procedures (N2467)

11.    Publication issues

11.1.    Font Policy & Error Correction (N2423, N2443, N2445, N2448)

11.2.    Pictorial copy of roadmaps for WG2 usage (N2409)

11.3.    Proposal to combine 10646-1 and -2

12.    IRG status and reports

12.1.    IRG Resolutions #18, #19 (N2418, N2447)

12.2.    Generation of mapping tables between ROK & DPRK (N2407)

12.3.    Request for changes in Aegean Scripts (N2455)

13.    Defect reports

13.1.    Gujarati (N2417)

13.2.    Mathematical script small L (N2449)

13.3.    Removal of two variant sequences (N2456)

14.    Liaison reports

14.1.    Unicode Consortium (N2433)

14.2.    IETF (RFC UTF-8 revision)

14.3.    TC304 (N2440)

14.4.    W3C

14.5.    SC22

15.    Other business

15.1.    Web Site Review

15.2.    Future Meetings

15.2.1.Meeting 43 December 2002 Japan along with SC2 plenary

15.2.2.Meeting 44 4th quarter/Fall 2003 US West Coast

16.    Closing

16.1.    Approval of Resolutions of Meeting 42

16.2.    Adjournment