WebCGM WG F2F Meeting

25 Aug 2006


See also: IRC log



Benoit_Bezaire, David_Cruikshank, Stuart_Galt, Lofton_Henderson, Don_Larson, Chris_Lilley, Thierry_Michel, Dieter_Weidenbrück





<trackbot> Date: 25 August 2006

<scribe> Meeting: WebCGM f2f day 3

<scribe> Scribe: Chris

Checking edits for CR version

(group checks the document at http://www.w3.org/Graphics/WebCGM/WG/drafts/20060825/WebCGM20-20060905.zip )

appreciation to host

<lofton> Resolution: The WebCGM WG thanks Dieter Weidenbrueck and Itedo for the excellent meeting arrangements and generous hospitality at the Cologne face-to-face.

(general applause)

review of CR changes in detail

<thierry> CR draft version at

<thierry> http://www.w3.org/Graphics/WebCGM/drafts/CR/

Lofton: (goes through updates of "character set"to meet the I18N WG comments)

Thre IANA term for symbolencoding is Adobe-Symbol-Encoding


character set is clarified throughout

clarified profoma tosay that there are only four character encodings allowed

Dieter asks if CGMis vcapable of representing RTL text.

Lofton says its in clause 6 of the CGM standard

Benoit wants clarity on whether this is allowed or not


Unicode Standard Annex #9

The Bidirectional Algorithm

Lofton explains CGM directional overrides and glyph vectors

Benoit is OK to postpone discussion tolater today.

Dieter proposes that the type attribute on the hilight method shoud accept both values from picture behavior- add and new.

Resolution: This change was accepted because it brings the methods into line with the picture behaviors

Lofton: are there any objections to these changes

No objections

Lofton: Are we ready to go to CR with this document?

Unanimous agreement

Resolution: The WebCGM WG will request transition to CR with this document


test test test

Review transition request

Thierry leads us through the proposed text

<Ben> test

<lofton> http://www.w3.org/2006/Graphics/WebCGM/implementation-report.html

reviewing http://www.w3.org/Graphics/WebCGM/WG/2006/new20-matrix.html

The matrix was updated to account for improved test resultsover the last 3 days

Meeting Adjourned at 12h30 pm


Summary of Action Items

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Present: Benoit_Bezaire David_Cruikshank Stuart_Galt Lofton_Henderson Don_Larson Chris_Lilley Thierry_Michel Dieter_Weidenbrück
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