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RFC 5256

"Internet Message Access Protocol - SORT and THREAD Extensions", June 2008

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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Updated by:
RFC 5957
Authors:
M. Crispin
K. Murchison
Stream:
IETF
Source:
imapext (app)

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Abstract

This document describes the base-level server-based sorting and threading extensions to the IMAP protocol. These extensions provide substantial performance improvements for IMAP clients that offer sorted and threaded views. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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