UTC 109 & INCITS Subgroup L2 206 Joint Meeting
San Jose, California --November 7-10, 2006
Hosted by Adobe
November 9, 2006

Unicode Technical Committee Script Subcommittee meeting time:

    Tuesday, November 7       10:30 am to 3:30 pm

Unicode Technical Committee Plenary meeting times:
    Tuesday, November 7        3:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Wednesday, November 8   9:30 am to 5:30 pm 
    Thursday, November 9      10:30 am to 5:30 pm
    Friday, November 10         9:30 am to 3:00 pm

L2 Plenary meeting time:
    Friday, November 10         3 pm to 5 pm

Unicode Members Meeting:
Thursday, November 9       9:30 to 10:30

Scheduled activities:

Agenda Item


Day and Time (PST)

Call-in Information
C. Scripts


Tuesday, 10:30 to 3:30

Toll-Free (US & Canada): 866-500-6738
Toll: 203-480-8000
Participant Pass code: 741167
B.19 GB18030 2005 update
Thursday, 10:15
same as above
B.5.2 IDNA
Davis, et.al.
Friday, 9:30
same as above

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 [L2/06-323]

A.5 Minutes and action items
  A.5.1 Approval of minutes of Joint Meeting UTC 107/L2 204 [L2/06-231]
  A.5.2  Action Items
    A.5.2.1 Review of open action items [L2/SD2, L2/06-377]
    A.5.2.2 Recently closed action items [L2/06-376]
  Minutes publicly posted at http://www.unicode.org/unicode/consortium/utc-minutes.html

A.6 Calendar review
  UTC 110/L2 207 - February 6-9, 2007, Mountain View, host, Unicode
  UTC 111/L2 208 - May 15-18, 2007, Mountain View, host, Google
  UTC 112/L2 209 - August 7-10, 2007, Redmond, host, Microsoft
  UTC 113/L2 210 - 4Q, 2006,  Annual Members Mtg

  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

B. Liaison Reports and Technical Topics

B.1  WG2
  B.1.1 Convenor's report [Ksar]
  B.1.2 Liaison report [Freytag]
    B.1.2.1 Meeting report
  B.1.3 WG2 action items [Umamaheswaran]
  B.1.4 Amendments/Ballots 
    B.1.4.1 Amendment 3 [Freytag, L2/06-381]
    B.1.4.2 Amendment 4 [Freytag, L2/06-382]
      B. Project Subdivision Proposal for ISO/IEC 10646: 2003/Amendment 4 [WG 2 N 3174] [WG2, L2/06- 336]
  B.1.5 Consent docket [Whistler, L2/06-351]
  B.1.6 WG2 minutes and resolutions
    B.1.6.1 WG2 Meeting 49 resolutions [WG2, L2/06-349]
  B.1.7 Lana
    B.1.7.1 Lana ad hoc report [L2/06-320]
    B.1.7.2 Opinions on Lanna script [China NB, L2/06-319]
    B.1.7.3 Original proposal [Everson, Hosken, L2/06-258]
    B.1.7.4 Response to proposal for encoding the Lanna script [Tun, L2/06-311]
  B.1.8 Proposed updates to ISO/IEC 10646:2003 (WG2 N3148) [WG2, L2/06-316]

B.2 SC2/SC22/SC35/SC36/TC37/SC29
  B.2.1 Liaison report [Ksar]
  B.2.2 JTC/SC documents
    B.2.2.1 Summary of Voting on ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 2 N 3875 : ISO/IEC 10646:2003/PDAM 3.2, Information technology -- Universal Multiple-Octet Coded Character Set (UCS) -- AMENDMENT 3: Lepcha, Ol Chiki, Saurashtra, Vai, and other characters (WG2 N3145) [SC2, L2/06-315]
    B.2.2.2 Summary of voting on request for approval of the Unicode Consortium as an ARO [JTC1, L2/06-300]

  B.3.1 Liaison report [Jenkins]
  B.3.2 UTC Extension C1 Characters [Jenkins, L2/06-363]
  B.3.3 Proposed UTC C2 Submission [Jenkins, L2/06-364]
  B.3.4 Proposed UTC C2 Non-submission [Jenkins, L2/06-365]
  B.3.5 Summary [Jenkins, L2/06-366

  B.4.1 Liaison report [Ksar]

  B.5.1 Liaison report [McGowan]
  B.5.2 IDNA
    B.5.2.1 IDNA documents to discuss [Davis, L2/06-339]
    B.5.2.2 Proposed Issues and Changes for IDNA - An Overview [Klensin, L2/06-340]
    B.5.2.3 An IDNA problem in right-to-left scripts [Alvestrand, Karp, L2/06-341]
    B.5.2.4 The Unicode codepoints and IDN [Faltstrom, L2/06-342]
    B.5.2.5 Yiddish digraphs [Davis, L2/06-333]
    B.5.2.6 Unicode flaws [Davis, L2/06-331]
    B.5.2.7 IDNA proposal [Davis, L2/06-346, see also L2/06-367]
    B.5.2.8 IDNA [Duerst, L2/06-362]
    B.5.2.9 IDN proposal background [Faltstrom, L2/06-374]

B.6 W3C
  B.6.1 Liaison report [Davis]
  B.6.2 MathML liaison report [Sargent]  

B.7 UC Berkeley Department of Linguistics - Script Encoding Initiative
  B.7.1 Liaison report [Anderson, L2/06-361]
  B.7.2 Report from Oxford Meeting of IAE Computer Group [Anderson, L2/06-307]
  B.7.3 Email to Suliana Sulaiman regarding Jawi letters [Anderson, L2/06-330]

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.11 Public Review Issues
  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 [L2/06-378]
    B.11.1.2 Working draft for review [Freytag, L2/06-217]
B.11.2 Issue 95: Stable Normalization Process
    B.11.2.1 Feedback
      B. General feedback [L2/06-378]
    B.11.2.2 Document for review [Davis, L2/06-350]
B.11.3 Comments on closed Public Review Issues
    B.11.3.1 Feedback
      B. Clarification of Action Item 106-A69 (closed PRI#82) [Sidhu, L2/06-111, see also documents L2/05-344, L2/06-020 and comments on PRIs L2/06-031 ]

B.12 Unicode Technical Reports, Standards, and Standard Annexes
  B.12.1 Unicode Technical Standard #22: Character Mapping Markup Language
    B.12.1.1 Comments on UTS #22 [Ellerman, L2/06-302]
  B.12.2  Unicode Technical Report #36: Unicode Security Considerations
B.12.2.1 Need to update pointer to LDAP [Umaoka, L2/06-347]
    B.12.2.2 LDAP: Internationalized String Preparation [RFC, L2/06-348]
  B.12.3 Public Data for TRs [Davis, L2/06-352]

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
 B.13.2 Errata
 B.13.3 Editorial Committee report [Whistler]

B.14 Properties 
  B.14.1 Review new properties
  B.14.2 Proposal to change the Bidi category of five Arabic characters from AL to AN [Esfahbod, Pournader, L2/06-332]
  B.14.3 Deprecated characters [Davis, L2/06-344]
  B.14.4 UCD Bug re JIS 0213 [Whistler, L2/06-321]
  B.14.5 Bug in DerivedNumericValues.txt [Karlsson, L2/06-309]
  B.14.6 ZWJ/NJ in Identifiers [Davis, L2/06-353]
  B.14.7 Line‐breaking information on commas and full stops for sundry scripts [Anderson, L2/06-371]


B.16 Symbols

B.17 Policy against encoding duplicate script models

B.18 UDHR in Unicode [Muller, L2/06-379]

B.19 Update on GB18030 2005 [Lunde]

C. Script Subcommittee Meeting

C.1 Proposal to add additional ancient Roman characters [Perry, L2/06-269]

C.2 Proposal to encode one Bopomofo character [Everson, L2/06-338]
C.3 Modifier letters
  C.3.1 Proposal to Encode Additional Orthographic and Modifier Characters [Constable, Priest, L2/06-259, L2/06-279, L2/06-294]
C.4 Proposal to encode Samaritan Text symbol [SBL, L2/06-245]
C.5 Malayalam
  C.5.1  Malayalam fractions and letter-numerals [Ganesan, L2/06-260]
  C.5.2 Proposal to encode Malayalam consonant sign cillu [Ganesan, L2/06-261]
  C.5.3 Cillaksharam R and a comment on Cillu letter names (L2/06-247) [Ganesan, L2/06-270]
  C.5.4 Malayalam cillaksharam YA [Ganesan, L2/06-337]
  C.5.5.Malayalam cillaksharam TA [Ganesan, L2/06-343]

C.6 Telegu
  C.6.1 Comments on L2/06-250, Proposal to add eighteen characters for Telugu [Ganesan, L2/06-267]
  C.6.2 Proposal on Handling Reph in Gurmukhi and Telugu Scripts [Venna, L2/06-334]

C.7 Proposal to encode the Avestan script  [Everson, L2/06-335]

  C.7.1 Note from Jost Gippert to Deborah Anderson in support of Avestan [Anderson, L2/06-375]
C.8 Proposal to encode an EXTERNAL LINK SIGN in the BMP [Pentzlin, L2/06-268]
C.9  Symbols
  C.9.1 Public Signage (1) [Stötzner, L2/06-272]

  C.9.2 Proposal on Newton Symbols [Lopez, L2/06-360]
  C.9.3 Symbols [Davis, L2/06-369]

    C.9.3.1 Symbols [Stötzner, L2/06-370]

  C.9.4 Proposal to encode Mahjong, Domino, and Draughts symbols [Everson, L2/06-306]

  C.9.5 Apple Symbols [Goldsmith, L2/06-380]
C.10 Rumi numerals [Lazrek, L2/06-291]

C.11 Cyrillic

  C.11.1 Histoire d'O (omega with titlo) [Cleminson, L2/06-329]

  C.11.2 On Cyrillic letter omega with titlo and on Cyrillic letter Uk [Everson, Birnbaum, L2/06-357]

  C.11.3 Proposal for additional Cyrillic characters (Replaces L2/06-042) [Cleminson, L2/06-359]
C.12 Arabic
  C.12.1 Proposal to change the previously decided name of some Arabic characters [Pournader, L2/06-328]

  C.12.2 Letter to Jonathan Kew regarding Nuqtas [Durrani, L2/06-322, see also L2/06-240]

  C.12.3 Proposal to encode eight Arabic characters for Persian and Azerbaijani [Everson, L2/06-345R]

  C.12.4 Proposal to encode four Qur'anic Arabic characters [Everson, Pournader, L2/06-358R]

  C.12.5 Issues pertinant to Kashmiri [Government of India, L2/06-372]
C.13 Report on work with the Bamum script in Cameroon [Riley, L2/06-313]
C.14 Preliminary proposal for encoding the Meithei Mayek script in the BMP (WG2 N3158) [Everson, L2/06-308]

C.15 Hangul
  C.15.1 Auxiliary character decompositions for supporting Hangul (data files are HERE and HERE) [Karlsson, L2/06-310]

  C.15.2 Comments on Hangul and normalization [US NB, Unicode, L2/06-312]
C.16 Supplemental proposal to update the codepage for the Tamil script [Ramasami, L2/06-301]
C.17 Myanmar
  C.17.1 Proposal for encoding Myanmar characters for Karen and Kayah [Everson, L2/06-303]
  C.17.2 Proposal for encoding Myanmar characters for Shan and Palaung [Everson, L2/06-304]

  C.17.3 Composed Myanmar Character [Tun Myint ( a ) Aye Min, L2/06-368]

C.18 Preliminary proposal to encode Anatolian Heiroglyphs [Everson, L2/06-305]
C.20 Report on work with the Bamum script in Cameroon [Riley, L2/06-313]
C.21 Egyptian Hieroglyphs
  C.21.1 Towards a proposal to encode Egyptian Hieroglyphs in Unicode [Everson, Richmond, L2/06-354]
  C.21.2 Sources for the encoding of Egyptian Hieroglyphs [Everson, L2/06-355]
  C.21.3 Progress made at the Oxford meeting of Egyptologists [Everson, Richmond, L2/06-356]
C.22 Proposal for additional characters in Devanagari [Government of India, L2/06-373]


D. Miscellaneous

D.1 Meeting format (electronic meetings)

E. Close of Joint Meeting

E.1 Review of UTC motions (recommendations to L2) [L2/06-324]

E.2 UTC position on current ballots [Muller]

E.3 Closing of joint meeting