UTC 107 & INCITS Subgroup L2 204 Joint Meeting
Cupertino, California -- May 16-19, 2006
Hosted by Apple
May 19, 2006

Unicode Technical Committee Script Subcommittee meeting time:

    Wednesday, May 17         9:30 am to 05:30 pm

Unicode Technical Committee Plenary meeting times:
    Tuesday, May 16             10:30 am to 5:30 pm  
    Thursday, May 18            9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Friday, May 19                9:30 am to 3:00 pm

L2 Plenary meeting time:
    Friday, May 19                3 pm to 5 pm

Scheduled activities:

Agenda Item


Day and Time (PST)

Call-in Information
C. Scripts McGowan
Toll-Free (US & Canada): 866-500-6738
Toll: 203-480-8000
Participant Pass code: 741167
B11.4 UAX#29
B.11.5 UAX#31
B.11.6 UAX#15
B.11.8 UAX#14
B.11.11 UAX#9
B.12.1 UTS#10
B.13.5 Stability Policies
Davis, et. al.
Toll-Free (US & Canada): 866-500-6738
Toll: 203-480-8000
Participant Pass code: 741167

Ad  Hoc Meeting Rooms:

Ad Hoc Subject
Day and Time (PST)
Call-in Information

Related meetings:



Day and Time (PST)

Location Call-in Information
Davis, et. al.
Tuesday, 8 am to 9 am

UTC Procedures posted at: http://www.unicode.org/consortium/utc-procedures.html

A. Administrative Issues

A.1 UTC membership roll call
  A.1.1 Call for proxies
  A.1.2 Roll call

A.2 Declaration of joint meeting

A.3 Registration of new documents

A.4 Approval of joint meeting agenda
  Latest version of this document [L2/06-107]

A.5 Minutes and action items
  A.5.1 Approval of minutes of Joint Meeting UTC 105/L2 202 [L2/06-008]
  A.5.2 Review of open action items [L2/SD2, L2/06-209]
  Minutes publicly posted at http://www.unicode.org/unicode/consortium/utc-minutes.html

A.6 Calendar review
  UTC 108/L2 205 - August 8-11, 2006, Seattle, host, Adobe
  UTC 109/L2 206 - November 7-10, 2006, San Jose, host, Adobe, Annual Members Mtg
  UTC 110/L2 207 - February 6-9, 2007, Mountain View, host, Unicode
  UTC 111/L2 208 - May 15-18, 2007, Mountain View, tentative host, Google

  Calendar posted at http://www.unicode.org/unicode/timesens/calendar.html

A.7 Letter ballot review

A.8 Schedule of ad hoc meetings

A.9 Membership update

B. Liaison Reports and Technical Topics

B.1  WG2
  B.1.1 Convenor's report [Ksar]
    B.1.1.1 Resolutions of WG2 #48 [L2/06-174]
  B.1.2 Liaison report [Freytag, L2/06-141]
    B.1.2.1 Meeting report
  B.1.3 WG2 action items [Umamaheswaran]
  B.1.4 Amendments/Ballots
    B.1.4.1 Amendment 2
    B.1.4.2 Amendment 3
      B. Summary of voting on project subdivision proposal for ISO/IEC 10646: 2003/Amendment 3 [SC2, L2/06-142]
      B. Summary of voting on ISO/IEC 10646 - Amendment 3 [SC2, L2/06-143]
      B. Summary of repertoire for second PDAM 3 of ISO/IEC 10646 [Freytag, L2/06-147]
      B. Disposition of comments on PDAM 3 [Suignard, L2/06-177]
  B.1.5 Consent Docket [Whistler, L2/06-187]
  B.1.6 WG2 Minutes
    B.1.6.1 Unconfirmed minutes of WG2 meeting 46 [WG2, L2/06-087]
    B.1.6.2 Unconfirmed minutes of WG2 meeting 47 [WG2, L2/06-088]
  B.1.7 Issue about Named Character Sequences [Whistler, L2/06-162

B.2 SC2/SC22/SC35/SC36/TC37/SC29
  B.2.1 Liaison report [Ksar]
  B.2.2 JTC/SC documents
    B.2.2.1 Keyboard layouts for alphanumeric inputs [SC35, L2/06-075]
    B.2.2.2 ISO/IEC DIS 14651 [SC2, L2/06-084]
    B.2.2.3 ISO/IEC 14651:2001 FPDAM 3 [WG2, L2/06-105]
      B. Disposition of Comments Report on ISO/IEC 14651/FPDAM 3 [LaBonté, L2/06-100]
      B. Explanatory Report ISO/IEC 14651: 2001/FDAM 3 [JTC1, L2/06-199]
      B. Text for ISO/IEC 14651: 2001/FDAM 3, Information technology -- International string ordering and comparison [SC2, L2/06-198]
    B.2.2.4 WG 2 Report to the 14th Plenary Meeting of ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 2 [Ksar, L2/06-097]
    B.2.2.5 Report of Registration Authority for ISO/IEC 2375 to the 14th Plenary Meeting of SC 2 [IPSJ/ITSCJ, L2/06-113]
    B.2.2.6 Recommendations of the JTC 1 SWG-Directives meeting, 2006-03-08/10 [JTC1, L2/06-099]
    B.2.2.7 Proposed modifications to Programme of Work [L2/06-158]
    B.2.2.8 Resolutions of the 14th Plenary Meeting of ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 2 [SC2 Secty, L2/06-175]
    B.2.2.9 Minutes from JTC 1/SC 2/OWG-SORT Meeting 3, 2006-04-27 [SC2 Secty, L2/06-176]
    B.2.2.10 Request for Approval of the Unicode Consortium as an Approved RS Originator Organization (ARO) [JTC1, L2/06-188]
    B.2.3 Notify SC2 of updated reference documents that are part of Unicode 5.0

  B.3.1 Liaison report [Jenkins]
  B.3.2 1st Call for WG 2/IRG#26 meeting to be held in Hue, Vietnam, 2006-06-05/09 [Lu, L2/06-098

  B.4.1 Liaison report [Ksar]

  B.5.1 Liaison report [McGowan]
  B.5.2 Liaison statement to IETF on iab-idn-nextsteps [Davis, L2/06-081]
    B.5.2.1 Re: Unicode Technical Committee Liaison Statement to IETF on iab-idn-nextsteps [Daigle, L2/06-132]
  B.5.3 Review and recommendations for Internationalized Domain Names (draft 5) [Klensin, Faltstrom, L2/06-179]
  B.5.4 Internet Application Protocol Collation Registry (draft-newman-i18n-comparator)
    B.5.4.1 Internet Application Protocol Collation Registry [Newman, L2/06-180]
    B.5.4.2 UTC comments on draft-newman-i18n-comparator [Davis, L2/06-076]
    B.5.4.3 Re: draft-newman-i18n-collation-09.txt just posted [Gulbrandsen, L2/06-186]
  B.5.5 Unicode security subcommittee feedback on iab-idn-nextsteps [Davis, L2/06-167]
  B.5.6 Unicode Format for Network Interchange [Klensin, Padlipsky, L2/06-204]
  B.5.7 Overview and Framework for Internationalized Email [Klensin, L2/06-205]
  B.5.8 Report on the study of IDN with respect to south Indian Languages [India, MIT, L2/06-191]

B.6 W3C
  B.6.1 Liaison report [Davis]
B.7 UC Berkeley Department of Linguistics - Script Encoding Initiative
  B.7.1 Liaison report [Anderson, L2/06-182]

B.8 ILCAA (Institute for Languages and Cultures of Asia and Africa)  

  B.9.1 Liaison report [Kaplan]

  B.10.1 Liaison report [Davis]
  B.10.2 CLDR Technical Committee - Process (snapshot) [Davis, L2/06-168]
  B.10.3 CLDR vetting process wiki (snapshot) [Davis, L2/06-169]

B.11 Public Review Issues [L2/06-200]
  B.11.1 Issue 75: Review of Proposed Update Unicode Technical Report #25: Unicode Support for Mathematics
    B.11.1.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/06-157]
      B. Comments on UTR #25 (Unicode and Mathematics) [Chastney, L2/06-034]
    B.11.1.2 Working draft for review [Freytag, L2/06-217]
  B.11.2 Issue 81: Review of Proposed Update Unicode Standard Annex #34: Unicode Named Character Sequences
    B.11.2.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/06-157]
      B. Issue about Named Character Sequences [Whistler, L2/06-162, Freytag, L2/06-210]
      B. NamedSequences.txt [Freytag, L2/06-165]
    B.11.2.2 Working draft for review [Whistler, L2/06-019]
B.11.2.3 Source file [Whistler, L2/06-165
  B.11.3 Issue 83: Changing Glyph for U+047C/U+047D Cyrillic Omega with Titlo
    B.11.3.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/06-157]
      B. Cyrillic Omega with Titlo [Cleminson, L2/06-011]
    B.11.3.2 Document for review [L2/06-033]
B.11.4 Issue 84: Review of  Proposed Update Unicode Standard Annex #29: Text Boundaries
    B.11.4.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/06-157]
    B.11.4.2 Working draft for review [Davis, L2/06-151]
B.11.5 Issue 85: Review of  Proposed Update Unicode Standard Annex #31: Identifier and Pattern Syntax
    B.11.5.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/06-157]   
    B.11.5.2 Working draft for review [Davis, L2/06-152]
  B.11.6 Issue 86: Review of  Proposed Update Unicode Standard Annex #15: Unicode Normalization Forms
    B.11.6.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/06-157]
      B. Bounded Reordering Format [Davis, L2/06-110R]
      B. Discourage adding new precomposed characters to CompositionExclusions [Scherer, L2/06-135]
      B. Clarification of Annex 8 [Davis, L2/06-164
      B. Stability limits for buffer overruns [Davis, L2/06-103]
    B.11.6.2 Working draft for review [Davis, Duerst, L2/06-021]
B.11.7 Issue 87: Review of  Proposed Update Unicode Standard Annex #24: Script Names
    B.11.7.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/06-157]
    B.11.7.2 Working draft for review [Davis, L2/06-022]
B.11.8 Issue 88: Review of  Proposed Update Unicode Standard Annex #14: Line Breaking Properties
    B.11.8.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/06-157]
    B.11.8.2 Working draft for review [Freytag, L2/06-023]
  B.11.9 Issue 89: Review of  Proposed Update Unicode Technical Report #23: The Unicode Character Property Model
    B.11.9.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/06-157]
    B.11.9.2 Working draft for review [Freytag, L2/06-153]
  B.11.10 Issue 90: Unicode 5.0 Beta 2
    B.11.10.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/06-157]
      B. Feedback on Unicode 5.0 Beta [Karlsson, L2/06-202]
  B.11.11 Issue 91: Review of  Proposed Update Unicode Standard Annex #9: The Bidirectional Algorithm
    B.11.11.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/06-157]
    B.11.11.2 Working draft for review [Davis, L2/06-154]
  B.11.12 Issue 92: Review of  Proposed Draft Unicode Technical Standard #40: BOCU-1 MIME-Compatible Unicode Compression
    B.11.12.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/06-157]
    B.11.12.2 Working draft for review [Scherer, L2/06-155]
  B.11.13 Issue 93: Representation of Malayalam /au/ Vowel in Traditional and Reformed Orthography
    B.11.13.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/06-157]
    B.11.13.2 Working draft for review [L2/06-156]

B.12 Unicode Technical Reports, Standards, and Standard Annexes
  B.12.1 Unicode Technical Standard #10: Unicode Collation Algorithm
B.12.1.1 Thai collation errors [Clark, L2/06-082]
    B.12.1.2 UTS#10, Version 4.1 [Davis, Whistler, L2/06-201]
    B.12.1.3 General feedback [L2/06-157]
  B.12.2 Unicode Technical Standard #18: Unicode Regular Expressions
B.12.2.1 Proposed update [Davis]
  B.12.3 Working Draft of Proposed Draft Unicode Technical Report #38: A User's Guide to the Unihan Database
B.12.3.1 Working draft [Jenkins, Cook, L2/06-206]

B.13 Editorial Committee
  B.13.1 UTC action items assigned to the Editorial Committee
    B.13.1.1 Editorial Committee completed action item list
      B. Recently Closed Action Items (since 2006-02-07) [McGowan, L2/06-197]
 B.13.2 Errata
  B.13.3 Editorial Committee report [Whistler]
    B.13.3.1 Creating a UAX for references
  B.13.4 Unicode V5 Beta
  B.13.5 Proposal to document the Unicode encoding stability policies in the Unicode book [Freytag, L2/06-106]
  B.13.6 Approval of Unicode 5.0

B.14 Properties 
  B.14.1 Balinese decompositions [McGowan, L2/05-090]
  B.14.2 Correction of Word_Break property value for U+00A0 NBSP [Whistler, L2/06-115]
  B.14.3 Preferred ordering of marks [Davis, L2/06-086]
  B.14.4 Microsoft casing stability [Kaplan, L2/06-178]
  B.14.5 Hebrew Maqaf [Konstantinov, L2/06-104]
  B.14.6 Additional fields for the Unihan 5.0 database [Jenkins, L2/08-208]

B.15 UTF-8B

C. Script Subcommittee Meeting

C.1 Proposal to encode Devanagari Sign High Spacing Dot  [Kew, L2/06-137]

C.2 Proposal to encode the Kayah Li script [Everson, L2/06-073R, L2/06-004]
C.3 Malayalam Sign Avagraha and Malayalam Day Sign [Ganesan, L2/06-166]
C.4 Proposed additions to CJK basic strokes [Lu, L2/06-212]
C.5 Proposal to encode the Sundanese script [L2/06-002]

C.6 Proposal to encode the Javanese script [Sayoga, L2/06-080]
C.8 Proposal to encoding the Phaistos Disc characters [Everson, Jenkins, L2/06-095]

C.10 Proposal to encode Jawi characters [Solihu, L2/06-138]
C.11 Proposal to encode the Rejang script [Everson, L2/06-139]
C.12 Proposal to encode additional Vai characters [Everson, L2/06-120R]

C.13 Myanmar

  C.13.1 Proposal to encode additional Myanmar characters [Everson, et.al., L2/06-077]
  C.13.2 Discussion of AA and TALL AA disunification for Myanmar [Whistler, L2/06-092]

  C.13.3 Supporting discussion for the encoding of seven additional Myanmar characters [Hosken, L2/06-093]

  C.13.4 Myanmar issues [Kai, L2/06-085]

  C.13.5 Support for transcoding to our Myazedi Unicode clients [Tun, L2/06-094]

  C.13.6 Response to UTC contribution N3069, "Concerns Regarding WG2 N3043R, Myanmar Additions to 10646" [UK, Ireland NBs, L2/06-118]

  C.13.7 Preliminary proposal for encoding Karen, Shan, and Kayah characters [Everson, Hosken, L2/06-119]

  C.13.8 Supporting Discussion for the Encoding of seven additional Myanmar Characters  [Hosken, L2/06-129]

  C.13.9 Concerns Regarding WG2 N3043R, Myanmar Additions to 10646 [Unicode, L2/06-130]

  C.13.10 Myanmar Ad Hoc Report [Kolehmainen, L2/06-140]

  C.13.11 Two issues related to Mon and S'gaw Karen characters [Wordingham, L2/06-161]

  C.13.12 Non-Shan Issues [Wordingham, L2/06-163]

  C.13.13 Shan-Related Issues [Wordingham, L2/06-170]

  C.13.14 Proposal to encode Mon and S'gaw Karen characters [Everson, Hosken, L2/06-078]

  C.13.15 Myanmar requirements [Everson, L2/06-213]
C.14 Proposal to add medievalist characters [Everson, L2/06-027]

  C.14.1 Feedback

    C.14.1.1 Feedback on medievalist characters [UTC/US, L2/06-074]
    C.14.1.2 Response to UTC/US contribution N3037R, "Feedback on N3027 Proposal to add medievalist characters" [Everson, et.al., L2/06-116]

    C.14.1.3 Feedback on N3027 "Proposal to add medievalist characters to the UCS" [UK NB, L2/06-101]
C.15 Revised proposal to add Mayanist Latin letters [Everson, L2/06-121]

  C.15.1 Expert Input on "Proposal to add Mayanist Latin letters to the UCS" [Anderson, L2/06-114]
C.16 Arabic Math Symbols
  C.16.1 Arabic Mathematical Alphabetic Symbols [Lazrek, L2/06-124]
  C.16.2 Diverse Arabic Mathematical Symbols [Lazrek, L2/06-125]
  C.16.3 Rumi Numeral System Symbols [Lazrek, L2/06-126]

    C.16.3.1 Rumi bibliography [Lazrek, L2/06-128]
  C.16.4 Others Symbols, Additional characters proposed to Unicode [Lazrek, L2/06-127]
C.17 Saurashtra
  C.17.1 Correction of a Saurashtra character name in PDAM3 [Everson, L2/06-091]
  C.17.2 Implementation of the Saurashtra script [Anderson, Kai, L2/06-122]
C.18 Proposal to add characters for Khowar, Torwali, and Burushaski [L2/06-149]
  C.18.1 Letters of support [L2/06-150]
C.19 Proposal to add Western Astrology Symbols [Faulks, L2/06-171]
C.20 Cyrillic
  C.20.1 Proposal to add old Cyrillic titlo-letters (revised) [Kryukov, Dorosh, L2/06-172]

    C.20.1.1 Information on proposal to add old Cyrillic titlo-letters [Anderson, L2/06-183]
  C.20.2 Responses to the UTC regarding L2/06-042, Proposal for Additional Cyrillic Characters [Cleminson, Anderson, L2/06-181]
C.21 Proposal to add ancient Roman weights and monetary signs [Perry, L2/06-173]

C.22 Hebrew Maqaf [Konstantinov, L2/06-104]
C.23 Proposal to add Tamil Om [INFITT, L2/06-184]
C.24 Latin Dandas [Baums, L2/06-203]
C.25 Request to Change Glyphs for U+0485 and U+0486 [Anderson, L2/06-192]
C.26 Indic proposals from MIT

  C.26.1 Proposal for encoding of Vedic characters & Symbols [India MIT, L2/06-185]
  C.26.2 The chillu issue [India, MIT, L2/06-189]
    C.26.2.1 Annexure 1 - chillu evidence [India, MIT, L2/06-190]
    C.26.2.2 Malayalam chillu [Muller, L2/06-207]


D. Miscellaneous

E. Close of Joint Meeting

E.1 Review of UTC motions (recommendations to L2) [L2/06-109]

E.2 UTC position on current ballots [Muller]

E.3 Closing of joint meeting