ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC34 N1xxx



Information Technology --
Document Description and Processing Languages

TITLE: Report of SC34/WG2 -- Background of the draft agenda SC34 N387rev2
SOURCE: Y. Komachi
PROJECT: All WG2 Projects
STATUS: Document for SC34 meeting in Tokyo
ACTION: For information
DATE: 2010-09-05
DISTRIBUTION: SC34, SC34/WG2 and Liaisons

Report of SC34/WG2 -- Background of the draft agenda SC34 N387rev2

Major activities mainly taken by SC34/WG2 after the last meeting are shown:

1. ISO/IEC 24754-2, Formatting specifications for document rendering systems

The CD text of the ISO/IEC 24754-2 was approved with several comments from Germany, India and Japan. The project editor is requested to provide his disposition of the comments. It should be prepared in the WG2 Tokyo meeting.

2. ISO/IEC 9541-1, 2, 3 (2nd editions)

In accordance with the recommendation of the last WG2 meeting, the editors of ISO/IEC 9541-1, 2, 3 (2nd editions) are drafting FCD texts. They have not yet been completed in Sept. 2010.

3. UOML (Unstructured Operation Markup Language)

The DIS text of UOML part 1 version 1.0 (ISO/IEC DIS 14297) was disapproved. The ballot disposition will be discussed in the BRM to be held in Sept. 10 and 11, 2010.

4. Color rendering for a particular glyph

Responding to the liaison statement WG2 N382 (SC34 N1401) on ISO/IEC 10646:2003/FPDAM8, SC2 forwarded a liaison statement WG2 N390 (SC34 N1481). It will be reviewed in the WG2 Tokyo meeting.

5. Defect reports on OOXML fonts

There have been telephone discussions on the defect reports on OOXML fonts. Some corrigenda will soon be developed by WG4.

6. Extension to font reference

There have been some progresses in the development of a Japanese domestic standard on extension to font reference. It will be shown for information for a future candidate of NP.