|TITLE:||Resolution to subdivide ISO/IEC 9541 with a new part 4: Information technology -- Font information interchange -- Part 4: Open Font Format|
|PROJECT:||WD 9541-4: Information technology -- Font information interchange -- Part 4: Open Font Format|
|PROJECT EDITOR:||Dr. Yushi Komachi|
|ACTION:||P-members are asked to submit any objections to this resolution in the two-week period ending 2006-03-06, or if in support of this resolution, to submit the names of any interested participants from their national body.|
|DISTRIBUTION:||SC34 and Liaisons|
|REFER TO:||N0706 - 2006-02-20 - Text for FCD ballot for ISO/IEC FCD 14496-22: Information technology -- Coding of audio-visual objects -- Part 22: Open Font Format|
Dr. James David Mason
(ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC 34 Secretariat - Standards Council of Canada)
Crane Softwrights Ltd.
Kars, ON K0A-2E0 CANADA
Telephone: +1 613 489-0999
Facsimile: +1 613 489-0995
In advance of the upcoming plenary session, the SC34 Chairman puts forth the following Resolution on behalf of the WG2 Convenor to satisfy the need to introduce a new part to an existing standard, as provided for in JTC 1 Directives Section 126.96.36.199. P-members are asked to submit any objections to this resolution in the two-week period ending 2006-03-06, or if in support of this resolution, to submit the names of any interested participants from their national body.
BE IT RESOLVED, that the JTC 1/SC 34 Programme of Work be updated to include a subdivision of the existing ISO/IEC 9541 to introduce Part 4, titled "ISO/IEC 9541-4 Information Technology - Font Information Interchange - Open Font Format", developed as a dual-numbered document in conjunction with ISO/IEC 14496-22 being prepared by JTC 1/SC 29/ WG 11. The scope of this dual-numbered project will be the standardization of OpenType(R) format version 1.4 font format specification as a ISO/IEC standard.