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Ballot Results for 2006

Voted during meeting #206, San José, November 2006

Doc# Subject Source INCITS
Due Date
Approval
Criteria
L2/06-385: cover letter, text, table ISO/IEC FCD 14651:2006, Information Technology – International string ordering and comparison – Method for comparing character strings and description of the common template tailorable ordering SC2 N3906 November 17, 2006 2/3
8:0:0:2 to approve.

For: Adobe, Apple, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Sun, Sybase, Unicode
Absent: RLG, Yahoo!

L2/06-336 Project Subdivision Proposal for ISO/IEC 10646:2003/Amendment 4: Lanna and Cham scripts plus additional repertoire for CJK Unified Ideographs, Cyrillic combining marks, Malayalam, Myanmar and various symbols (miscellaneous, ancient, and gaming) SC2 N3898 November 17, 2006 2/3
8:0:0:2 to approve.

For: Adobe, Apple, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Sun, Sybase, Unicode
Absent: RLG, Yahoo!

L2/06-388 2007 Five-Year Maintenance Review of INCITS/L2 Standards: INCITS 4 :1986 [R2002] Information Processing - Coded character Sets - 7-Bit American National Standard Code for Information Interchange (7-Bit ASCII) in060984 January 4, 2007 2/3
8:0:0:2 to reaffirm.

For: Adobe, Apple, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Sun, Sybase, Unicode
Absent: RLG, Yahoo!

L2/06-387 2007 Five-Year Maintenance Review of INCITS/L2 Standards: INCITS/ISO/IEC 6937 :2001 [2002] Revision of ISO/IEC 6937:1994, Code graphic character set for text communication in060984 January 4, 2007 2/3
8:0:0:2 to reaffirm.

For: Adobe, Apple, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Sun, Sybase, Unicode
Absent: RLG, Yahoo!

Voted during meeting #205, Seattle, August 2006

Doc# Subject Source INCITS
Due Date
Approval
Criteria
L2/06-223, cover letter, text ISO/IEC 10646:2003/PDAM 3.2, Information Technology – Universal Multiple-Octet Coded Character Set (UCS) – Amendment 3: Lepcha, Ol Chiki, Suarashtra, Vai, and other characters SC2 N3875 September 6, 2006 2/3
7:0:0:3 to approve with comments, as documented in L2/06-297.

For: Adobe, IBM, Microsoft, Sun, Sybase, Unicode, Yahoo!
Absent: Apple, HP, RLG

L2/06-283, cover letter, text ISO/IEC CD 14651:2006, Information Technology – International string ordering and comparison – Method for comparing character strings and description of the common template tailorable ordering SC2 N3876 September 13, 2006 2/3
7:0:0:3 to approve with comment:

It is very important to the US national body that the tables stay stable and in synchronization with UCA version 5.0 because of the implementation requirements of vendors. Potential corrections to the tables should be accomodated in a future revision or amendment of the standard.

For: Adobe, IBM, Microsoft, Sun, Sybase, Unicode, Yahoo!
Absent: Apple, HP, RLG

Voted during meeting #204, Cupertino, May 2006

Doc. # Subject Source
L2/06-158 Proposed Modifications to the Program of Work of SC 2:
  • Amendment 3 to ISO/IEC 10646:2003
JTC1 N8130
8:0:0:2 to approve

For: Adobe, Apple, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Sun, Sybase, Unicode
Absent: RLG, Yahoo!

 
  • Revision of ISO/IEC 14651:2001
 
8:0:0:2 to approve

For: Adobe, Apple, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Sun, Sybase, Unicode
Absent: RLG, Yahoo!

L2/06-199, L2/06-196 ISO/IEC 14651:2001/FDAM 3, Information Technology -- International string ordering and comparison -- Method for comparing character strings and description of the common template tailorable ordering -- Amendment 3 SC2 N3862
8:0:0:2 to approve

For: Adobe, Apple, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Sun, Sybase, Unicode
Absent: RLG, Yahoo!

L2/06-159 Request for Category C Liaison between UC Berkeley and SC 2/WG 2 JTC 1 N8131

8:0:0:2 to approve

The US TAG wishes to take this opportunity to thank UC Berkeley and the Script Encoding Initiative for their active participation and support in the development of ISO/IEC 10646.

For: Adobe, Apple, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Sun, Sybase, Unicode
Absent: RLG, Yahoo!

L2/06-188 Request for Approval of the Unicode Consortium as an Approved RS Originator Organization (ARO) JTC 1 N8136

8:0:0:2 to approve

The US TAG wishes to take this opportunity to thank the Unicode Consortium for its active participation and support in the development of ISO/IEC 10646.

For: Adobe, Apple, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Sun, Sybase, Unicode
Absent: RLG, Yahoo!

L2/06-195, L2/06-193 Systematic Review of International Standards:
  • ISO/IEC 14651:2001, Information technology -- International string ordering and comparison -- Method for comparing character strings and description of the common template tailorable ordering
in060566

8:0:0:2 to recommend revision of the standard to include the character repertoire of ISO/IEC 10646:2003, its amendments 1 and 2 plus 4 characters to align the repertoire to that of the Unicode Standard 5.0; will participate if revised.

This standard is used by the US industry.

This standard is implemented without change.

National standard INCITS/ISO/IEC 14651-2001 corresponds to this standard.

For: Adobe, Apple, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Sun, Sybase, Unicode
Absent: RLG, Yahoo!

 
  • ISO/IEC 6937:2001, Information technology -- Coded graphic character set for text communication -- Latin alphabet
 

8:0:0:2 to confirm; will participate if revised.

This standard is used by the US industry.

This standard is implemented without change.

National standard INCITS/ISO/IEC 6937-2001 corresponds to this standard.

For: Adobe, Apple, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Sun, Sybase, Unicode
Absent: RLG, Yahoo!

 
  • ISO/IEC 8859-11:2001, Information technology -- 8-bit single-byte coded graphic character sets -- Part 11: Latin/Thai alphabet
 

8:0:0:2 to confirm; will participate if revised.

This standard is used by the US industry.

This standard is implemented without change.

There is no corresponding national standard.

For: Adobe, Apple, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Sun, Sybase, Unicode
Absent: RLG, Yahoo!

 
  • ISO/IEC 8859-16:2001, Information technology -- 8-bit single-byte coded graphic character sets -- Part 16: Latin alphabet No. 10
 

8:0:0:2 to confirm; will participate if revised.

This standard is used by the US industry.

This standard is implemented without change.

There is no corresponding national standard.

For: Adobe, Apple, HP, IBM, Microsoft, Sun, Sybase, Unicode
Absent: RLG, Yahoo!

Voted during meeting #203, Mountain View, February 2006

Doc. # Subject Source Vote
L2/06-032 2006 Five-Year Maintenance Review of L2 Standards in060097 10:0:0:1 to reaffirm
L2/06-058, L2/06-059 ISO/IEC 10646:2003/FDAM 2, Information technology -- Universal Multiple-Octet Coded Character Set (UCS) -- Amendment 2: N'Ko, Phags-pa, Phoenician and other characters SC2 N3833 10:0:0:1 to approve
L2/06-016, L2/06-015 Project Subdivision Proposal for ISO/IEC 10646:2003/Amendment 3 (Attachment WG 2 N 2999) SC2 N3816 10:0:0:1 to approve
L2/06-018, L2/06-017 ISO/IEC 10646:2003/PDAM 3, Information technology -- Universal Multiple-Octet Coded Character Set (UCS) -- Amendment 3: Lepcha, Ol Chiki, Saurashtra, Vai and other characters SC2 N3817 10:0:0:1 to approve
L2/06-065, L2/05-383 Letter Ballot for the Approval of Resolution 05-30b: Progression of the Revision of ISO/IEC 15897, Procedure for the Registration of Cultural Elements SC22 N4016 6:0:3:2 to approve

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