Approved Motions of the UTC 102 / L2 199 Joint
Mountain View, CA -- February 4 - 7, 2005
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UTC #102 Agenda
February 17, 2005
[102-C1] Consensus: Use the block and long script name "NKo" (without apostrophe) as the name for N'Ko.
[102-C2] Consensus: Advance proposed draft UAX #15 Unicode Normalization Forms to approved UAX #15 Unicode Normalization Forms for publication in Unicode 4.1.0, as in L2/05-042.
[102-C3] Consensus: Produce a Corrigendum #5 with the text update to UAX #15 given in L2/05-011. The corrigendum can be applied to any version of Unicode from 3.0.0 through 4.0.1.
[102-C4] Consensus: Approve UAX #29 L2/05-044 as part of Unicode 4.1.0.
[102-C5] Consensus: Make linebreak changes documented in L2/05-062R with two exceptions:
1. Linebreak category for U+05C6 becomes EX, and
2. General category of U+1360 becomes So.
[102-C6] Consensus: Change linebreak of U+16EB, U+16EC and U+16ED from AL to BA.
[102-M1] Motion: Change the bidi category of seven compatibility characters and three others from "ET" to "ES":
U+207A SUPERSCRIPT PLUS SIGN
U+208A SUBSCRIPT PLUS SIGN
U+FB29 HEBREW LETTER ALTERNATIVE PLUS SIGN
U+FE62 SMALL PLUS SIGN
U+FE63 SMALL HYPHEN-MINUS
U+FF0B FULLWIDTH PLUS SIGN
U+FF0D FULLWIDTH HYPHEN-MINUS
U+2212 MINUS SIGN
U+207B SUPERSCRIPT MINUS
U+208B SUBSCRIPT MINUS
Moved by Mark Davis, Seconded by V S Umamaheswaran
7 for (Sybase, JustSystem, India, Adobe, HP, IBM, Apple)
0 against (0)
1.5 abstain (MS, basis)
Motion 102-M1 carries.
[102-C7] Consensus: Advance PUAX #9 to UAX #9 in 4.1.0 after incorporating feedback received at the meeting.
[102-C8] Consensus: Accept the changes in doc L2/05-028 with the term "grapheme cluster complete" changed to "cluster complete".
[102-C9] Consensus: Accept the editorial changes given to Proposed Update UTS #10 in document L2/05-046 by Persson, Scherer, and Desgraupes; and advance to (final) UTS #10 version 4.1.0.
[102-M2] Motion: UTC acknowledge the problems with ISO 4217 raised in document L2/05-052.
Moved by Mark Davis, Seconded Rick McGowan
8 for (Microsoft, JustSystem, Sun, India, Adobe, HP, Apple)
1 Against (Sybase)
0.5 abstain (Basis)
Motion 102-M2 carries.
[102-C10] Consensus: Accept the 6 Latin characters with descenders in L2/05-029 at 2C65 - 2C6A for encoding in the next available version of Unicode. (post 5.0; 10646 amendment 3).
U+2C65 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER H WITH DESCENDER
U+2C66 LATIN SMALL LETTER H WITH DESCENDER
U+2C67 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER K WITH DESCENDER
U+2C68 LATIN SMALL LETTER K WITH DESCENDER
U+2C69 LATIN CAPITAL LETTER Z WITH DESCENDER
U+2C6A LATIN SMALL LETTER Z WITH DESCENDER
[102-C11] Consensus: UTC recommends that the officers investigate adding a stability policy such that the case folding mapping of existing characters does not change between versions.
[102-C12] Consensus: Advance PUTS #22 to UTS #22, after updating version number to 3.1.
[102-C13] Consensus: Remove 246 characters documented in L2/05-014 from Pattern Syntax.
[102-C14] Consensus: Accept the changes in L2/05-015.
[102-C15] Consensus: Accept the name changes given in document L2/05-058.
[102-C16] Consensus: The UTC strongly supports the development of a successor to RFC 3066, based on the requirements in documents L2/05-020R and L2/05-016R.
[102-C17] Consensus: Approve for Unicode 5.0 the changes documented under sections 1 and 2 of document L2/05-059.
[102-C18] Consensus: Give 1034A GOTHIC LETTER NINE HUNDRED the numeric value 900. L2/05-068.
[102-M3] Motion: Add the 7 items labelled 0A76 through 0A7C in slide 45 of L2/05-063 as named sequences to Unicode 4.1.0.
Moved by Ken Whistler, seconded by Om Vikas.
7 for (Sybase, Justsystem, Sun, India, Oracle, HP, Adobe)
2.5 against (MS, Basis, IBM)
1 abstain (Apple)
Motion 102-M3 carries.
[102-C19] Consensus: Accept the updates to linebreak and general category recommended in L2/05-062R, in Unicode 4.1.0.
[102-C20] Consensus: Authorize the editorial committee to produce new public drafts of UTR #36 between UTC meetings.
[102-C21] Consensus: Propose to update the text in UAX #31 section 2 as follows: 1. Remove "Cf" from ID_Continue explanation. 2. Say that implementations can ignore "Cf" characters, but point out that it has possible stability and confusion problems. 3. Include certain "Cf" chars in examples of possible additions (e.g. ZWJ and ZWNJ for Indic). 4. Remove comments in Derived Core Properties and point at UAX #31.
[102-C22] Consensus: Accept the inclusion of kAdobe_J_1_6 data as a provisional field in Unicode 4.1.0.
[102-C23] Consensus: Remove the space character from "X" in Rule 7B of UAX #14 and add a note about the other characters that are excluded by virtue of previous rules.
[102-C24] Consensus: Adopt the changes in Linebreak.txt in accordance with the recommendations in L2/05-073 section "Proposed Line Break Classes" as amended in discussion.
[102-C25] Consensus: Advance PUAX #14 to UAX #14 for Unicode 4.1.0.
[102-C26] Consensus: Advance working draft PDUTS #37 to Proposed Draft UTS #37, as modified in discussion with comments.
[102-C27] Consensus: With regard to comments by Kent Karlsson in the Unicode 4.1.0 beta review, document L2/05-046 about "Scripts", the UTC re-affirms that the Arabic-indic digits are used with multiple scripts; notes that a change for Roman numerals would need further investigation; and that the letterlike characters are properly common like the other mathematical characters.
[102-C28] Consensus: Change combining classes of 065D and 065E to "230" in Unicode 4.1.0.
[102-C29] Consensus: Advance proposed draft UAX #34 to UAX #34 after incorporating feedback received in the meeting, for Unicode 4.1.0.
[102-C30] Consensus: Approve Unicode 4.1.0 to be made available by March 31, 2005.
[102-C31] Consensus: Advance proposed Draft UTR #33 to Draft UTR #33 afer incorporating feedback received at the meeting
[102-C32] Consensus: Approve minutes of UTC meeting #101, with editing updates mentioned in the meeting.