RFC 1830

SMTP Service Extensions for Transmission of Large and Binary MIME Messages, August 1995

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc1830.txt
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Status:
EXPERIMENTAL
Obsoleted by:
RFC 3030
Author:
G. Vaudreuil
Stream:
IETF
Source:
mailext (app)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC1830

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Abstract

This memo defines two extensions to the SMTP service. The first service enables a SMTP client and server to negotiate the use of an alternate DATA command "BDAT" for efficiently sending large MIME messages. The second extension takes advantage of the BDAT command to permit the negotiated sending of unencoded binary data. This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet community.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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