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Subject: Agenda for ODF TC Conference Call 24 Feb 2020


Below you find a draft agenda for our TC call on Monday, 2020-02-24

Time of meeting: https://www.timeanddate.com/worldclock/meetingdetails.html?year=2020&month=2&day=24&hour=17&min=0&sec=0&p1=25&p2=37

The call counts towards voter eligibility.

Teleconference Numbers

Canada - (use US number)

Denmark - +45 78 77 25 34

Germany - +49 30 255550324

Hungary - +36 1 987 6874

The Netherlands - +31 6 35205016

USA - +1 712 770 5505

Access code (for all numbers): 438-387

Chat room for meeting is at: http://webconf.soaphub.org/conf/room/odf

Please send comments to the mailing list.


1. Dial-In, Roll Call, Determination of Quorum and Voting Rights

2. Motion (simple majority): Approve the Agenda

3. Motion (simple majority): Approve minutes of 10 February 2020 (below)

4. Pending Issues for ODF 1.3 - Neither Approved nor Applied - Move to ODF 1.3 errata? Whitespace between FunctionName and opening parentheses of parameter list https://issues.oasis-open.org/browse/OFFICE-3667 - Listed for ODF 1.3 Errata under https://issues.oasis-open.org/browse/OFFICE-4069

5. Draft submission for database mime type (below)

6. ODF Later issues (Preference to current TC members and cycling through their issues so no one is on the spot for all of them in a meeting), btw, limiting the search to open/deferred issues counts 134: https://issues.oasis-open.org/issues/?jql=project%20%3D%20OFFICE%20AND%20status%20in%20(Open%2C%20Deferred)%20AND%20fixVersion%20in%20(%22ODF%201.4%22%2C%20ODF-Next)%20ORDER%20BY%20reporter%20ASC )

a. draw:type and draw:engine interaction - https://issues.oasis-open.org/browse/OFFICE-3772 reporter: Andreas Guelzow

b. style:writing-mode attribute (on elements sections) - confused wording https://issues.oasis-open.org/browse/OFFICE-3792 reporter: Patrick Durusau

c. How to calculate the start and end point of an elliptical arc from given angles https://issues.oasis-open.org/browse/OFFICE-3825 reporter: Regina Henschel

d. Inability to recognize errors - https://issues.oasis-open.org/browse/OFFICE-3759 reporter: Andreas Guelzow

e. style:writing-mode (attribute) includes value: tb-lr - undefined in xsl 1.0 - https://issues.oasis-open.org/browse/OFFICE-3791 reporter: Patrick Durusau

f. Which coordinate system is used in draw:enhanced-geometry, when svg:viewBox is missing - https://issues.oasis-open.org/browse/OFFICE-3824 reporter: Regina Henschel

7. Adjournment

Draft for submission for database mime type:

Name : Chet Ensign

Email : chet.ensign@oasis-open.org

MIME media type name : Application

MIME subtype name : Vendor Tree - vnd.oasis.opendocument.base

Required parameters : - none -

Optional parameters :
- none -

Encoding considerations : binary
This media type may require encoding on transports not capable of handling binary.

Security considerations :
Documents may contain script programs which are able to perform various
actions on behalf of the user. Applications should make the user aware of
this fact when opening a document of unknown/not-trusted origin.
Documents stored in the OpenDocument format may embed external objects
and/or may include hyper-links to other objects. Implementors should pay
special attention to security of resolving such external references.
In order to protect the privacy of information stored in documents,
The OpenDocument v1.2 specification describes a mechanism
by which applications can encrypt and verify the integrity
of documents (e.g. digital signatures) in an interoperable way.

Interoperability considerations :
- none -

Published specification :
Open Document Format v1.2, ISO/IEC 26300:2015

Applications which use this media :
(I'll send some apps tomorrow)

Additional information :

1. Magic number(s) : 0:PK,30:mimetype,38:vnd.oasis.opendocument.base
2. File extension(s) : odb
3. Macintosh file type code : no specified Macintosh file type code(s) for
4. Object Identifiers: no specific OID(s) for OpenDocument

Person to contact for further information :

1. Name : Chet Ensign
2. Email : chet.ensign@oasis-open.org

Intended usage : Common

Author/Change controller : OASIS OpenDocument TC
Email: tc-admin&oasis-open.org


Minutes from 10 February 2020

Patrick: quorum

Michael Stahl: Francis, when you go to https://www.freeconferencecall.com/ do you see a local number in the upper right corner?

Patrick: Minutes of 27 January 2020 - Approved by consent

Patrick: Other changess to the agenda? I added issues for Cherie Ekholm , Closure of sub-committees

Patrick: agenda is approved by consent

Patrick: 5. - issues by Cherie Ekholm - assign to Alfred - Patrick =

Patrick: 6. Closure of ODF sub-committees? Patrick tell Chet to go ahead and close the listed sub-committees

Patrick: 7. a. https://issues.oasis-open.org/browse/OFFICE-3851

Regina Henschel: at_tech or at_kgf

Patrick: Regina says we should remove at or give it a new name

Patrick: Michael, if load file using deprecated unit, can't store, have to convert to ATM,

Patrick: Andreas says it is stored as a string -

Patrick: Andreas - not a unit - stored as a string read as a unit

Patrick: Andreas - string need not be constant, can be calculated

Patrick: Andreas - this effects evaluation -

Patrick: Andreas - if someone has used it, can't do much about it

Patrick: "at" Deprecated. Note: Treated by Excel2016, incorrectly, as the equivalent of "atm. 

"atm" Standard atmosphere = 1.0132510+5 Pa

"SI_at" Technical atmosphere = 9.8066510+4 Pa

Patrick: Note: Interpreted inconsistently with historical implementations.

Patrick: Note: Interpreted inconsistently by historical implementations.

Patrick: Note: Interpreted inconsistently by implementations.

Patrick: In full:

"at" Deprecated. Note: Interpreted inconsistently by existing implementations. 

"atm" Standard atmosphere = 1.0132510+5 Pa

"SI_at" Technical atmosphere = 9.8066510+4 Pa

Patrick: Patrick to modify proposal

Patrick: Set to ODF 1.4

Patrick: https://issues.oasis-open.org/browse/OFFICE-3745

Patrick: application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.base odb

Patrick: IANA - vnd.oasis.opendocument.database application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.database

Patrick: https://www.iana.org/form/media-types

Patrick: BCP 13 - registration procedures - can't change the registration, can make it obsolete - change the description

Patrick: https://tools.ietf.org/html/rfc6838

Patrick: Media type registrations may not be deleted; media types that are no
   longer believed appropriate for use can be declared OBSOLETE by a
   change to their "intended use" field; such media types will be
   clearly marked in the lists published by the IANA.

Patrick: Two part process - make IANA - vnd.oasis.opendocument.database application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.database OBSOLETE and, register application/vnd.oasis.opendocument.base

Patrick: In description refer to obsolete mime type

Patrick: TC Admin can ask for the current one to be declared obsolete -

Patrick: Task for someone to do. - Francis to look over proposal for registration of the new mime type by Patrick

Patrick: adjourned 12:59

Patrick Durusau
Technical Advisory Board, OASIS (TAB)
Editor, OpenDocument Format TC (OASIS), Project Editor ISO/IEC 26300
Co-Editor, ISO/IEC 13250-1, 13250-5 (Topic Maps)

Another Word For It (blog): http://tm.durusau.net
Homepage: http://www.durusau.net
Twitter: patrickDurusau 

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