Shepherd writeup

Shepherd Writeup for draft-ietf-justfont-toplevel-03

1. Summary

Who is the document shepherd?
Wendy Seltzer
Who is the responsible Area Director?
Alexey Melnikov

Abstract: This memo serves to register and document the "font" Top
Level Type, under which the Internet Media subtypes for representation
formats for fonts may be registered.  This document also serves as a
registration application for a set of intended subtypes, which are
representative of some existing subtypes already in use, and currently
registered under the "application" tree by their separate

Proposed Standard, as the appropriate vehicle for a top-level media type.

2. Review and Consensus

The document was discussed on the mailing list, with notices to the
W3C WebFonts WG, and via GitHub issues in While discussion of this
document itself was light, it followed discussions in the W3C WG. Both
the W3C group and the IETF justfont group include participants with
significant expertise in Web, fonts, and internationalization.

3. Intellectual Property

The author has confirmed that he has no IPR disclosures to make. As no
IPR has been disclosed, there has been no WG discussion of such.

4. Other Points

Two W3C references are stable Candidate Recommendations,