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IETF - RFC 5738

IMAP Support for UTF-8

inactive, Most Current
Organization: IETF
Publication Date: 1 March 2010
Status: inactive
Page Count: 15
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Introduction

This specification extends IMAP4rev1 [RFC3501] to permit UTF-8 [RFC3629] in headers as described in "Internationalized Email Headers" [RFC5335]. It also adds a mechanism to support mailbox names, login names, and passwords using the UTF-8 charset. This specification creates five new IMAP capabilities to allow servers to advertise these new extensions, along with two new IMAP LIST selection options and a new IMAP LIST return option.

Document History

RFC 5738
March 1, 2010
IMAP Support for UTF-8
Introduction This specification extends IMAP4rev1 [RFC3501] to permit UTF-8 [RFC3629] in headers as described in "Internationalized Email Headers" [RFC5335]. It also adds a mechanism to support...

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