[rfc-dist] RFC 4467 on Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP) - URLAUTH Extension

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        RFC 4467

        Title:      Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP) 
                    - URLAUTH Extension 
        Author:     M. Crispin
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       May 2006
        Mailbox:    MRC at CAC.Washington.EDU
        Pages:      18
        Characters: 36714
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-lemonade-urlauth-08.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4467.txt

This document describes the URLAUTH extension to the Internet
Message Access Protocol (IMAP) (RFC 3501) and the IMAP URL Scheme
(IMAPURL) (RFC 2192).  This extension provides a means by which an
IMAP client can use URLs carrying authorization to access limited
message data on the IMAP server.

An IMAP server that supports this extension indicates this with a
capability name of "URLAUTH".  [STANDARDS TRACK]

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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