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Subject: Re: UK national body concerns about P1885R1 'Naming Text Encodings to Demystify Them'
From: Hubert Tong (hubert.reinterpretcast_at_[hidden])
Date: 2020-03-24 09:13:12


On Tue, Mar 24, 2020 at 9:44 AM Tom Honermann via SG16 <
sg16_at_[hidden]> wrote:

> Another option might be to take a snapshot of the IANA database and
> publish it as an ISO TS that we then reference. I don’t know what the
> copyright implications would be, but we should be able to get guidance from
> the ISO.
>
Another issue is that this probably does not fall within the purview of WG
21 or even SC 22. SC 2 might be the right place. Registration authorities
also exist for ISO Standards. For example, the Unicode Consortium is one
such authority: https://unicode.org/iso15924/.



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