Preliminary Motions of the UTC 114 / L2 211 Joint
Cupertino, CA -- February 5 - 8, 2008
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UTC #114 Agenda
March 25, 2009
[114-C1] Consensus: Adopt in principle the policies on stability for decomposition mapping, canonical combining class, and case pairs that are documented in L2/08-079.
114-C3] Consensus: Add definitions D51a and D56a as documented in L2/08-047 to Unicode 5.1 after editorial review.
[114-C4] Consensus: Update the definitions D60 and D61 in Chapter 3 for Unicode 5.1, as documented in L2/08-047 and modified in discussion.
[114-C5] Consensus: Change the text of Proposed Update Unicode Standard Annex #29: Text Boundaries to modify word break behavior so as to break before and after NewLine character sequences. [L2/08-083]
[114-C6] Consensus: There is good editorial feedback in L2/08-072, which should be considered by the Editorial Committee for Proposed Update Unicode Standard Annex #29: Text Boundaries for Unicode 5.1.
[114-C7] Consensus: For Thai, Lao, and Tai Viet define a new Grapheme_Cluster _Break property value called "Prepend" with short name "Pp" and appropriate rules, with the contents to be the characters that have the value "logical order exception" (U+0E40..U+0E44 and U+0EC0..U+0EC4). Add certain other Thai & Lao vowels to grapheme extend (U+0E30, U+0E32, U+0E33, U+0E45, U+0EB0, U+0EB2, U+0EB3).
[114-C8] Consensus: In Proposed Update Unicode Standard Annex #29: Text Boundaries explain the relationship between aksaras and extended grapheme clusters, and why aksaras are not included in extended grapheme clusters.
[114-C9] Consensus: Advance Proposed Update Unicode Technical Standard #10: Unicode Collation Algorithm to approved Unicode Technical Standard #10: Unicode Collation Algorithm after editorial work and small data fixes for Unicode 5.1. [L2/07-366]
[114-C11] Consensus: Change the combining classes of U+1DCE COMBINING OGONEK ABOVE and U+1DD0 COMBINING IS BELOW to 214 and 202 respectively.
[114-C14] Consensus: Advance Proposed Update Unicode Technical Report #36: Unicode Security Considerations to approved Unicode Technical Report #36: Unicode Security Considerations in the Unicode 5.1 timeframe.
[114-C15] Consensus: Remove controls (general category = Cc), surrogates, and non-characters from default ignorable. [L2/08-027]
[114-C16] Consensus: Delegate to the members of the South Asian Subcommittee who are voting UTC members the task of finalizing Tables 2, 3, and 4 of Unicode 5.1 and the text pertaining to those tables. If consensus cannot be reached among the voting members, then the chair of the South Asian Subcommittee shall request a UTC letter ballot to decide the issue. The subcommittee chair is to ensure that a written report documenting the decisions is submitted for the L2/UTC document register within a week after the conclusion of the meeting.
[114-C17] Consensus: Post Working Draft Proposed Update Unicode Technical Report #25: Unicode Support for Mathematics as Proposed Update Unicode Technical Report #25: Unicode Support for Mathematics after updating. [L2/08-107]
[114-C18] Consensus: Add to PropertyValueAliases.txt three values: Greek, Combining_Marks_for_Symbols, and Private_Use, with the normal format. [L2/07-405]
[114-C19] Consensus: Adopt as aliases in PropertyValueAliases.txt: ASCII, Latin-1, and Canadian_Syllabics in the normal format, for Unicode 5.1. [L2/07-405]
[114-C20] Consensus: Add the Tamil table in L2/08-078 and documentation of it to Unicode 5.1, as amended in the discussion.
[114-C21] Consensus: Accept the Tamil provisional named sequences as approved for a future version of the standard, and note their status in the text of Unicode 5.1. [L2/08-078]
[114-C22] Consensus: Accept the proposed text concerning Ideographic Variation Database (IVD) sequences in L2/08-109 section 2 for a future version of the standard. [L2/08-109]
[114-C23] Consensus: Advance Working Draft Unicode Technical Report #45: U-Source Ideographs to Draft Unicode Technical Report #45: U-Source Ideographs and post for public review. [L2/08-053]
[114-C24] Consensus: After hearing the Chennai meeting report and having a preliminary discussion, the UTC resolves to explore avenues for making improvements in the ability of software to support Tamil.
[114-C25] Consensus: Approve section 1 of document L2/08-110 on dandas as amended in discussion, and submit a new document to WG2.
[114-C26] Consensus: Based on feedback from scholars and Government of Sri Lanka, remove archaic Sinhala numerals from Amendment 5 of 10646 and consider them for a future amendment pending further investigation. [L2/08-007, L2/08-068, L2/08-111]
[114-C27] Consensus: Approve the revised Tai Tham chart and nameslist as documented in L2/08-037, with the addition of the two subjoined variants in L2/07-073 at U+1A5D and U+1A5E. [L2/08-073]
Moved by Eric Muller, seconded by Ken Whistler
8 for (Adobe, Apple, Google, IBM, Sun, Sybase, UCB, Yahoo)
1 against (Microsoft)
1 abstain (JustSystem)
[114-C28] Consensus: The unresolved conflicting information for KangXi sources must be resolved before Amendment 5 progresses.[114-C28a] Consensus: Correct the names of 3 Hangul characters as approved by prior WG2 resolution:
U+11FD HANGUL JONGSEONG KIYEOK-KHIEUK => U+11FD HANGUL JONGSEONG KIYEOK-KHIEUKH
U+A96E HANGUL CHOSEONG RIEUL-KHIEUK => U+A96E HANGUL CHOSEONG RIEUL-KHIEUKH
U+A973 HANGUL CHOSEONG PIEUP-KHIEUK => U+A973 HANGUL CHOSEONG PIEUP-KHIEUKH
[114-C29] Consensus: Accept 23 Vedic characters for encoding in a future version of the standard with properties and moves of code assignments of other previously accepted Vedic characters as given in sections 3.1, 3.2, 3.4...3.12 of document L2/08-110:
U+094E DEVANAGARI VOWEL SIGN PRISHTHAMATRA E
U+1CE0 VEDIC TONE RIGVEDIC KASHMIRI INDEPENDENT SVARITA
U+1CD0 VEDIC TONE KARSHANA
U+1CD1 VEDIC TONE SHARA
U+1CD2 VEDIC SIGN PRENKHA
U+1CD3 VEDIC SIGN NIHSHVASA
U+1CD9 VEDIC TONE YAJURVEDIC KATHAKA INDEPENDENT SVARITA SCHROEDER
U+1CE2 VEDIC SIGN VISARGA SVARITA
U+1CE3 VEDIC SIGN VISARGA UDATTA
U+1CE4 VEDIC SIGN REVERSED VISARGA UDATTA
U+1CE5 VEDIC SIGN VISARGA ANUDATTA
U+1CE6 VEDIC SIGN REVERSED VISARGA ANUDATTA
U+1CE7 VEDIC SIGN VISARGA UDATTA WITH TAIL
U+1CE8 VEDIC SIGN VISARGA ANUDATTA WITH TAIL
U+1CF1 VEDIC SIGN ARDHAVISARGA
U+0900 DEVANAGARI SIGN INVERTED CANDRABINDU
U+A8F2 DEVANAGARI SIGN SPACING CANDRABINDU
U+1CEE VEDIC SIGN HEXIFORM LONG ANUSVARA
U+1CEF VEDIC SIGN LONG ANUSVARA
U+1CF0 VEDIC SIGN RTHANG LONG ANUSVARA
U+0973 DEVANAGARI SIGN PUSHPIKA
U+0974 DEVANAGARI CARET
U+1CED VEDIC SIGN TIRYAK
[114-M2] Motion: Accept 18 Samavedic letters and digits for encoding in a future version of the standard, with annotations as given in section 3.3 of document L2/08-110:
U+A8E0 COMBINING DEVANAGARI DIGIT ZERO
U+A8E1 COMBINING DEVANAGARI DIGIT ONE
U+A8E2 COMBINING DEVANAGARI DIGIT TWO
U+A8E3 COMBINING DEVANAGARI DIGIT THREE
U+A8E4 COMBINING DEVANAGARI DIGIT FOUR
U+A8E5 COMBINING DEVANAGARI DIGIT FIVE
U+A8E6 COMBINING DEVANAGARI DIGIT SIX
U+A8E7 COMBINING DEVANAGARI DIGIT SEVEN
U+A8E8 COMBINING DEVANAGARI DIGIT EIGHT
U+A8E9 COMBINING DEVANAGARI DIGIT NINE
U+A8EA COMBINING DEVANAGARI LETTER A
U+A8EB COMBINING DEVANAGARI LETTER U
U+A8EC COMBINING DEVANAGARI LETTER KA
U+A8ED COMBINING DEVANAGARI LETTER NA
U+A8EE COMBINING DEVANAGARI LETTER PA
U+A8EF COMBINING DEVANAGARI LETTER RA
U+A8F0 COMBINING DEVANAGARI LETTER VI
U+A8F1 COMBINING DEVANAGARI SIGN AVAGRAHA
Moved by Ken Whistler, seconded by Deborah Anderson
6 for (Apple, IBM, Microsoft, Sun, Sybase, UCB)
2 against (Adobe, Google)
1 abstain (JustSystem)
[114-C30] Consensus: Retract rule LB30 in Proposed Update Unicode Standard Annex #14: Unicode Line Breaking Algorithm, and add an informative note about parentheses. [L2/08-112, L2/08-113]
[114-C31] Consensus: Approve the recommendations in L2/08-108, the first two of which are for Proposed Update Unicode Standard Annex #31: Identifier and Pattern Syntax in Unicode 5.1. The third is a request for the officers to add a stability policy for the General_Category values Private_Use, Surrogate, and Control, confirming that they are immutable.
[114-C32] Consensus: Advance the proposed update Unicode Standard Annexes to approved Unicode Standard Annexes for Unicode 5.1:
Unicode Standard Annex #9: Unicode Bidirectional Algorithm
Unicode Standard Annex #11: East Asian Width
Unicode Standard Annex #14: Unicode Line Breaking Algorithm
Unicode Standard Annex #15: Unicode Normalization Forms
Unicode Standard Annex #24: Script Names
Unicode Standard Annex #29: Text Boundaries
Unicode Standard Annex #31: Identifier and Pattern Syntax
Unicode Standard Annex #34: Unicode Named Character Sequences
Unicode Standard Annex #38: A User's Guide to the Unihan Database
Unicode Standard Annex #41: Common References for Unicode Standard Annexes
Unicode Standard Annex #42: An XML Representation of the UCD
Unicode Standard Annex #44: Unicode Character Database
[114-C33] Consensus: Approve Unicode 5.1 for release.
[114-C34] Consensus: Accept U+20B6 LIVRE TOURNOIS SIGN for encoding in a future version of the standard. [L2/07-332]
[114-C35] Consensus: Accept 32 Old South Arabian characters for encoding in a future version of the standard, in a new block "Old South Arabian", at U+10A80..U+10A9F. [L2/08-044]
[114-C36] Consensus: Accept 91 Javanese characters for encoding in a future version of the standard, in a new block "Javanese" at U+A980..U+A9DF. [L2/08-015]
[114-C37] Consensus: Accept 61 Samaritan characters for encoding in a future version of the standard, in a new block "Samaritan" at U+0800..U+083F. [L2/08-024]
[114-C38] Consensus: Accept U+23E8 DECIMAL EXPONENT SYMBOL for encoding in a future version of the standard, and annotate its use in Algol-60 and in support of the GOST 10859-64 standard. [L2/08-030]
[114-C39] Consensus: Accept 48 Lisu characters for encoding in a future version of the standard, in a new block "Lisu" at U+A4D0..U+A4FF. Use "Lisu" rather than "Old Lisu" as the script name. [L2/08-019]
[114-C40] Consensus: Accept 71 Kaithi characters for encoding in a future version of the standard, in a new block "Kaithi" at U+11080..U+110CF. [L2/07-418]
[114-C41] Consensus: Accept 31 Rumi numeral symbols at U+10E60..U+10E7E for encoding in a future version of the standard in a new block "Rumi Symbols" at U+10E60..U+10E7F, with names and properties as given in L2/07-235. [L2/07-235, L2/06-291]
[114-C42] Consensus: Update Proposed Update Unicode Technical Standard #18: Unicode Regular Expressions based on L2/08-114 and extend public review to May 8, 2008.
[114-C43] Consensus: The UTC supports the position on Egyptological Yod in L2/08-087.