ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC34 N0119
ISO/IEC JTC 1/SC34/WG2 N121

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TITLE: Requirements for Amd.1 to ISO/IEC TR 19758 (DSSSL Library)
SOURCE: SC34/WG2
PROJECT:
PROJECT EDITOR:
STATUS: User requirements
ACTION: Project creation for Amd.1 to ISO/IEC TR 19758 (DSSSL Library)
DATE: 2003-05-03
DISTRIBUTION: SC34/WG2 and Liaisons
REFER TO:
REPLY TO: Dr. Yushi Komachi, ISO/IEC JTC1/SC34/WG2 Convener
Telephone: +81 3 5434 7053
Facsimile: +81 3 5445 3663
Email: [email protected]
SC34/WG2 Web: http://www.y-adagio.com/public/sc34wg2/index.htm

Dr. James David Mason, ISO/IEC JTC1/SC34 Chairman
Telephone: +1 865 574-6973
Facsimile: +1 865 574-1896
Email: [email protected]
Web: http://www.y12.doe.gov/sgml/sc34/

Ms. Sara Desautels, ISO/IEC JTC1/SC34 Secretariat
Telephone: +1 212 642 4937
Facsimile: +1 212 840 2298
Email: [email protected]


Requirements for Amd.1 to ISO/IEC TR 19758 (DSSSL Library)


SC34 N330: Disposition of Comments on ISO/IEC DTR 19758 agreed in the DTR ballot resolution meeting, points that more sophisticated compositions should be dealt with in the future amendment to the ISO/IEC TR 19758:2003. In accordance with the disposition, the editor of TR 19758 studied user requirements for further extension to TR 19758. To date he has recognized the following requirements for DSSSL library:

  • Table composition
  • Math expressions
  • Chemical expressions
  • Basic composition style
  • Multilingual composition

Major requirements for multilingual composition are provided by DocSIIiAsian Document Style Standardization for Information Interchange) project in CICC (Center of the International Cooperation for Computerization). The project consists of national representatives of China, Korea, Singapore, Thailand, Loas PDR and Japan.