IMAP URL Scheme, November 2007
- Canonical URL:
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- RFC 2192
- RFC 4467
- Updated by:
- RFC 5593
- A. Melnikov, Ed.
- lemonade (app)
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IMAP (RFC 3501) is a rich protocol for accessing remote message stores. It provides an ideal mechanism for accessing public mailing list archives as well as private and shared message stores. This document defines a URL scheme for referencing objects on an IMAP server.
This document obsoletes RFC 2192. It also updates RFC 4467. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.