[rfc-dist] RFC 4550 on Internet Email to Support Diverse Service Environments (Lemonade) Profile
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Title: Internet Email to Support Diverse
Service Environments (Lemonade) Profile
Author: S. Maes, A. Melnikov
Status: Standards Track
Date: June 2006
Mailbox: stephane.maes at oracle.com,
Alexey.melnikov at isode.com
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-lemonade-profile-07.txt
This document describes a profile (a set of required extensions,
restrictions, and usage modes) of the IMAP and mail submission
protocols. This profile allows clients (especially those that are
constrained in memory, bandwidth, processing power, or other areas)
to efficiently use IMAP and Submission to access and submit mail.
This includes the ability to forward received mail without needing to
download and upload the mail, to optimize submission, and to
efficiently resynchronize in case of loss of connectivity with the
The Internet Email to Support Diverse Service Environments (Lemonade)
profile relies upon extensions to IMAP and Mail Submission protocols;
specifically, the URLAUTH and CATENATE IMAP protocol (RFC 3501)
extensions and the BURL extension to the SUBMIT protocol (RFC 4409).
This document is a product of the Enhancements to Internet email to
support diverse service environments Working Group of the IETF.
This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.
STANDARDS TRACK: This document specifies an Internet standards track
protocol for the Internet community,and requests discussion and
suggestions for improvements.Please refer to the current edition of the
Internet Official Protocol Standards (STD 1) for the standardization
state and status of this protocol. Distribution of this memo is
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