POP3 Support for UTF-8, February 2010
- Canonical URL:
- File formats:
- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 6856
- R. Gellens
- eai (app)
This specification extends the Post Office Protocol version 3 (POP3) to support un-encoded international characters in user names, passwords, mail addresses, message headers, and protocol-level textual error strings. This document defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet community.
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.