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Unicode to develop a Technical Report for Japanese layout

From: Eric Muller <emuller@adobe.com>
Date: Tue, 30 Aug 2011 09:06:01 -0700
Message-ID: <4E5D0A69.1060709@adobe.com>
To: www-style <www-style@w3.org>
At the last Unicode Technical Committee meeting (Aug 1-5), I presented a 
proposal (attached) to develop a Unicode property and algorithm to 
support Japanese layout. The first target is a mean of determining the 
orientation of character in vertical lines.

The discussion resulted in:

[ 128-C43 ] Consensus: Authorize a proposed draft with working title 
"UTR #50: Unicode Properties for Vertical Text Layout".

[ 128-A131 ] Action Item for Eric Muller, Editorial Committee: Create 
Proposed Draft UTR #50.

I am now working on this proposed draft.

(At this point, the preliminary minutes of the meeting are not public, 
but that's all they will say on this subject.)

Eric.





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