UTC 131 & INCITS Subgroup L2 228 Joint Meeting
San Jose, CA -- May 7-11, 2012
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Meeting Logistical Information
Last updated: May 11, 2012

UTC Plenary meeting times:

    Monday, May 7         10:30 am to 5:30 pm  
    Tuesday, May 8         9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Wednesday, May 9    9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Thursday, May 10      9:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Friday, May 11          9:30 am to 3:00 pm

L2 Plenary meeting time:
    Friday, May 11          3:00 pm to 5:00 pm

Call-in Information:
    Toll-Free (US & Canada): 866-500-6738
    Toll: 203-480-8000
    Participant Pass code: 741167

Scheduled activities:

Agenda Item


Day and Time (PDT)

Call-in Information
B.10.1, C.6 ULI
Tuesday, 9:45 am
see above
C.11-14, C.17
Tuesday, 11:15 am
see above
B.12.2, B.14 Properties, collation
Tuesday, 2 pm
see above
C.6 Segmentation characters
Wednesday, 10 am
see above
C.10, C.19
Wednesday, 10:15 am
see above
Davis, Edberg
Wednesday, 10:30 am
see above
B.12.4 Bidi
Wednesday, 11 am
see above
B.11.1 PRI 182
Wednesday, 2 pm
see above
D.Indic topics

Thursday, 9:45 am
see above
B.11.2 UTR#50
Thursday, 2 pm
see above
B.1.7, B.12.3.1 CJK
Friday, 9:45 am
see above

Ad  Hoc Meetings:

Ad Hoc Subject Person Day and Time (PST) Location Call-in Information
B16 Doc register
Tuesday, lunch

B.11.2 UTR#50 Muller
Tuesday, 5:30 pm

C.10 Stokoe notation
Wednesday, lunch

Related meetings:



Day and Time (PST)

Davis, Edberg, et al
Wednesday, 8 to 9:30 am

TC Procedures posted at: http://www.unicode.org/consortium/tc-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 [L2/12-111]
  Latest version of this document

A.5 Minutes and action items
  A.5.1 Review of minutes
    A.5.1.1 Joint Meeting UTC 130/L2/227 [L2/12-007R]
  A.5.2  Action Items
    A.5.2.1 Review of open action items [L2/SD2]
    A.5.2.2 Recently closed action items [L2/12-163]

  Minutes publicly posted at http://www.unicode.org/unicode/consortium/utc-minutes.html

A.6 Calendar review
  UTC 132/L2 229 - July 30 - August 3, 2012, host Microsoft
  UTC 133/L2 230 - November 5-9, 2012, Cupertino, host Apple, Annual Members Mtg
  UTC 134/L2 231 - January 28 - February 1, 2013, San Jose, host IBM
  UTC 135/L2 232 - May 6-10, 2013, San Jose, host Adobe

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

A.7 Letter ballot review

A.8 Schedule ad hoc meetings

A.9 Membership update
  A.9.1 Report on tax status reorganization

A.10 Annual Subcommittee review
  A.10.1 Bidi
  A.10.2 East Asian
  A.10.3 South Asian
  A.10.4 Security
  A.10.5 Symbols

  See http://www.unicode.org/consortium/utc.html

B. Liaison Reports and Technical Topics

B.1  JTC1/SC2/WG2
  B.1.1 Meeting reports
    B.1.1.1 Convenor's report [Ksar]
    B.1.1.2 Liaison reports
      B. Unicode liaison report to WG2
(WG2 N4238) [Constable, L2/12-092]
      B. Unicode liaison report from WG2 #59 [Constable, L2/12-099]
      B. SC2 liaison report

      B. SEI liaison report to WG2 [Anderson]
    B.1.1.3 IR's meeting report [Anderson, L2/12-100]
    B.1.1.4 Consent docket
[Whistler, L2/12-134]
  B.1.3 WG2 minutes, resolutions, reports
    B.1.3.1 Resolutions of WG 2 meeting #59 (WG2 N4254) [WG2, L2/12-098]
  B.1.4 Amendments
    B.1.4.1 Draft repertoire for DAM1 of ISO/IEC 10646:2012 (WG2 N4244) [Suignard, L2/12-128]
    B.1.4.2 Draft repertoire for PDAM2 of ISO/IEC 10646:2012 (WG2 N4245) [Suignard, L2/12-129]    
  B.1.5 Review pipeline characters to ensure all new characters are in ballot comments or a separate document [Whistler]
  B.1.6 Review of document requesting new additions [Anderson]
  B.1.7 CJK compatibility ideographs
    B.1.7.1 Stabilizing CJK compatibility ideographs through the use of standardized variants (WG2 N4246R2 and 4246-A) [Lunde, L2/12-095R]
      B. Data file [Lunde, L2/12-197]
    B.1.7.2 Preserving round-trip integrity of CJK compatibility ideographs [Sekiguchi, L2/12-096]
  B.1.8 Lithuanian
    B.1.8.1 Characters with multiple Accents (e.g. Lithuanian), recent keyboard standards, and Microsoft’s MSKLC [Pentzlin, L2/12-067]
    B.1.8.2 Lithuanian ad-hoc report [Aalto, et al, L2/12-097]
  B.1.9 Comments on N4218 "Proposal to add a Named UCS Sequence Identifier UYGHUR LETTERS" (WG2 N4231) [Pournader, Anderson, L2/12-101]

B.2 SC2/SC22/SC34/SC35/SC36/TC37/SC29/TC12
  B.2.1 Liaison reports
  B.2.2 JTC/SC documents
    B.2.2.1 SC2
      B. 10646
        B. DRAFT AMENDMENT ISO/IEC 10646:2012/DAM 1 [SC2, L2/12-166]
        B. Approval of the Project Subdivision Proposal for ISO/IEC 10646:2012 PDAM2 [SC2, L2/12-192]
        B. ISO/IEC 10646:2012/Amd.2: Proposed Draft Amendment (PDAM) 2 [SC2, L2/12-199]
      B. 14651
        B. DRAFT AMENDMENT ISO/IEC 14651:2011/DAM 1 [OWG Sort, L2/12-161]
    B.2.2.2 SC35
      B. WG5
        B. CD Information technology - User interfaces - Principal voice commands - Part 1: Framework and general guidance [SC35, L2/12-193]
        B. CD Information technology - User interfaces - Principal voice commands - Part 4: Management of spoken command registration [SC35, L2/12-194]
      B. Administrative Item: Call for SC 35 membership in the Joint Advisory Committee of ISO/IEC 15897 [SC35, L2/12-195]

  B.3.1 Liaison report [Jenkins]

  B.4.1 Liaison report [Ksar]

  B.5.1 Liaison report [McGowan]

B.6 W3C
  B.6.1 Liaison report [Davis]
  B.6.2 MathML liaison report [Sargent]
  B.6.3 Conversion of Unicode and legacy character encodings  [W3C, L2/12-175, L2/12-176]

B.7 UC Berkeley Department of Linguistics - Script Encoding Initiative
  B.7.1 Liaison report [Anderson, L2/12-179]

  B.8.1 Liaison report

B.9 Unicode Locales Project (CLDR)
  B.9.1 Liaison report [Davis, Edberg]
  B.9.2 Keyboard Data: http://cldr.unicode.org/index/charts/keyboards
  B.9.3 Survey Tool: http://cldr.unicode.org/index/survey-tool
  B.9.4 By-Type: http://unicode.org/repos/cldr-tmp/trunk/beta-charts/by_type/index.html

B.10 Unicode Localization Interoperability (ULI)
  B.10.1 Liaison report [Lommel]

B.11 Public Review Issues
  B.11.1 Issue 182: Proposed Update UTS #18, Unicode Regular Expressions
    B.11.1.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/12-160]
      B. PRI #182 Feedback [Williamson, L2/12-162]
      B. Feedback on PRI 182 [Christiansen, L2/12-187]
    B.11.1.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/12-191]
  B.11.2 Issue 207: Proposed Draft UTR #50, Unicode Propoerties for Vertical Text Layout
    B.11.2.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/12-160]
      B. Updated Proposal to Revise UTR #50 Unicode Properties for Vertical Text Layout [Iancu, Robinson, L2/12-102]
        B. Data file [Iancu, Robinson, L2/12-103]
        B. Excerpts from document L2/12-102, updated 2012-04-24 [Iancu, Robinson, L2/12-127]
    B.11.2.2 Document for review [Muller, L2/12-154, L2/12-157]
  B.11.3 Issue 208: Proposed Update UTR #36, Unicode Security Considerations
    B.11.3.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/12-160]
      B. PRI Feedback [L2/12-158
   B.11.3.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/12-155]
  B.11.4 Issue 209: Proposed Update UTS #39, Unicode Security Mechanisms
    B.11.4.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/12-160]
      B. PRI Feedback [L2/12-159
    B.11.4.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/12-156]
  B.11.5 Other feedback
    B.11.5.1 General feedback [L2/12-160]
B.12 Unicode Technical Reports, Standards, and Standard Annexes
  B.12.1 UTR #45, U-source Ideographs
    B.12.1.1 Proposal to add three characters to UTR #45 [Jenkins, L2/12-030]
      B. Feedback [Cowan, L2/12-042]
    B.12.1.2 The future of UTR#45 [Jenkins, L2/11-448]
  B.12.2 UTS #10: Unicode Collation Algorithm
    B.12.2.1 Simplification of Contraction Processing in UCA [Wordingham, L2/12-174]
    B.12.2.2 UCA spec bugs [Scherer, L2/12-107]
    B.12.2.3 UCA: problems with discontiguous contractions [Scherer, L2/12-108]
    B.12.2.4 UCA: simplify contraction processing [Scherer, et al, L2/12-131R]
    B.12.2.5 Moving text from UTS #10 to LDML [Davis, L2/12-144]
    B.12.2.6 Document fractional weights for implicit values [Davis, L2/12-145]
    B.12.2.7 Add missing UCA documentation [Davis, L2/12-185]
  B.12.3 UAX #11, East Asian Width
    B.12.3.1 Proposal to add explanatory text to UAX #11 to clarify the East Asian Width property of U+20A9 WON SIGN [Lunde, L2/12-153]
  B.12.4 UAX#9, Unicode Bidi Algorithm
    B.12.4.1 Bidirectional parenthesis algorithm [Aldahleh, et al, L2/12-173R]
    B.12.4.2 A Proposal for Bidi Isolates in Unicode [Lanin, L2/12-186]

B.13 Editorial Committee
  B.13.1 Errata
    B.13.1.1 Unicode 6.1 errata [Suignard, L2/12-152]
  B.13.2 Editorial Committee report [Whistler]
  B.13.3 Unicode Schedule [Davis, L2/12-178]

B.14 Properties
  B.14.1 Property Metadata [Davis, L2/12-074]
  B.14.2 Overridable Properties [Davis, L2/12-075]
  B.14.3 Proposal to add a Stability Policy: no more decompositions to combining marks [Scherer, L2/12-109]
  B.14.4 Script/script extensions
    B.14.4.1 Stability Policy for Script_Extensions Property [Davis, L2/12-140]
    B.14.4.2 Script / script extensions cleanup [Davis, L2/12-141R]
  B.14.5 Case pairs across Unicode planes [Priest, L2/12-135]
  B.14.6 SJIS Trap with regional indicators [Davis, L2/12-142]
  B.14.7 Punctuation symbols [Davis, L2/12-146]
  B.14.8 Request to correct the LineBreak.txt entry for U+2E3A TWO-EM DASH [Pentzlin, L2/12-170]
  B.14.9 Inconsistency in default value for bidi mirroring glyph [Davis, L2/12-196]
  B.14.10 Line break issues with characters used for emoji [Edberg, L2/12-198]

B.15 CJK
  B.15.1 Process for kMandarin and kTotalStrokes [Davis, L2/12-110]

B.16 UTC doc register [Whistler, Anderson]

B.17 The IDN Variant TLD Program: Proposed Project Plans [ICANN, L2/12-182]

C. Scripts and Symbols

C.1 WG2-related
  C.1.1 Review of script documents requested by WG2
Proposal to encode Linguistic Doubt Marks [Schrage, Pentzlin, L2/11-373] 
  C.2.1 Feedback [Cowan, L2/12-042]
Proposal to encode a United States Flag symbol [Vasquez, L2/12-094]
C.4 Proposal to encode a symbol "Capitalized Commercial At" (WG2 N4257) [Pentzlin, L2/12-116]
C.5 Proposal to Encode the Turkish Lira Symbol [Uluirmak, L2/12-132, Everson, L2/12-117]
  C.7.1 Naming of U+0709 SYRIAC SUBLINEAR COLON SKEWED RIGHT [Anderson, L2/12-050]
  C.7.2 Naming error for U+0709 SYRIAC SUBLINEAR COLON SKEWED RIGHT [Anderson, L2/12-188]
C.8 Proposal to Encode Medieval East-Slavic Musical Notation in Unicode (replaces L2/11-376) [Shardt, L2/12-122]
C.9 Webdings/Wingdings status doc [Suignard, L2/12-130]
C.10 Towards a Unicode encoding for Stokoe Notation [Priest, L2/12-133]
C.11 Revised proposal to encode Anatolian Hieroglyphs in the SMP (WG2 N4264) [SEI/Everson, L2/12-136]
C.12 Revised proposal for encoding the Old Permic script  (WG2 N4263) [SEI/Everson, L2/12-137]
C.13 Proposal to encode "Unifon" and other characters (WG2 N 4262) [SEI/Everson, L2/12-138]
C.14 Preliminary proposal for encoding the Garay script  (WG2 N4261) [SEI/Everson, L2/12-139]
C.15 Link signs
  C.15.1 Proposal to encode an EXTERNAL LINK SIGN [Davis, L2/12-143, Pentzlin,L2/06-268]
  C.15.2 Proposal to encode signs for external and internal links [Pentzlin, L2/12-169]
  C.15.3 Feedback on the proposal L2/12-169 for Link Signs [Sharma, L2/12-177]
C.16 Early Russian Currency Symbols
  C.16.1 Proposal to encode historic currency signs of Russia (revised) (WG2 N4208) [Kalashnov, et al, L2/11-273]
  C.16.2 Feedback on Early Russian Currency Symbols [Cleminson, Birnbaum, L2/12-148]
  C.16.3 Notes on the feedback document L2/12-148 regarding Early Russian Currency Symbols [Pentzlin, L2/12-183]
C.17 Old Hungarian
  C.17.1 Consolidated proposal for encoding the Old Hungarian script (WG2 N4268) [Everson, Szelp, L2/12-168]
  C.17.2 Declaration of Support for the Advancement of the Encoding of the old Hungarian Script [Szondi, L2/12-189]
C.18 Preliminary Proposal to encode Ornamental Dingbats present on Apple devices [Pentzlin]
C.19 Proposal to add Arabic Letter Zain with Inverted V Above [Priest, L2/12-181]
C.20 Second revised proposal to encode four historic Latin letters for Sakha (Yakut) (replaces L2/11-340; WG2 N4213 ) [Pentzlin, L2/12-044R]

D. South Asian 

D.1 Editorial updates for Indic
  D.1.1 Request for editorial updates to various Indic scripts [Sharma, L2/12-106]
  D.1.2 Further editorial updates for Indic [Sharma, L2/12-164]
D.2 Proposal to Encode the Sign ANJI for Bengali (WG2 N4157; replaces L2/11-359) [Pandey, L2/12-121]
D.3 Proposal to Encode the Sign SIDDHAM for Devanagari [Pandey, L2/12-123R]
D.4 Sharada
  D.4.1 Proposal to Encode Signs for Writing Kashmiri in Sharada [Pandey, L2/12-124]
  D.4.2 Proposal to encode the SUTRA MARK for Sharada [Pandey, L2/12-171]
D.5 Kawi
  D.5.1 Preliminary Proposal to Encode the Kawi Script [Pandey, L2/12-125]
  D.5.2 Encoding Model for Kawi Script [Ganesan, L2/12-167]
D.6 Grantham
  D.6.1 Encoding of Grantham in SMP [Logasundaram, L2/12-126]
  D.6.2 Re Grantham [Logasundaram, L2/12-149]
  D.6.3 Brief Comments on UTC register documents (May 2012) on Grantha script encoding [Ganesan, L2/12-151]
  D.6.4 Clarification of Grantham comments [Logasundaram, L2/12-190]
D.7 Review of Indic-related L2 documents
  D.7.1 Review of Indic-related L2 documents and Recommendations to the UTC [Anderson, et al, L2/12-147]
  D.7.2 Review of Indic-related L2 documents and Recommendations [INFITT, Manivannan, L2/12-180]
  D.7.3 GOI Feedback on the various Indic related documents [India, MIT, Lata, L2/12-184]
D.8 Tamil
  D.8.1 Tamil credit sign (U+0BF7) glyph shape from printed books [Ganesan, L2/12-150]
D.9 Brahmi Letter LLA glyph in TUS [Ganesan, L2/12-164]
D.10 Nepaalalipi/Newar
  D.10.1 Proposal to encode the Newar Script (revised) [Pandey, L2/12-003R]
  D.10.2 Proposal for the Nepaalalipi script [Manandhar, et al, L2/12-120]
  D.10.3 On the encoding of the “Nepaalalipi” / “Newar” script [Anderson, L2/12-200]
D.11 Final proposal for encoding the Warang Citi script (WG2 N4259) [SEI/Everson, L2/12-118]
D.12 Preliminary Proposal to Encode the Siddham Script (revised) [Pandey, L2/12-011R]

E. Miscellaneous


F. Close of Joint Meeting

F.1 Review of UTC motions (recommendations to L2)

F.2 UTC position on current ballots [Muller]

F.3 Closing of joint meeting