[rfc-dist] RFC 4468 on Message Submission BURL Extension

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        RFC 4468

        Title:      Message Submission BURL Extension 
        Author:     C. Newman
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       May 2006
        Mailbox:    chris.newman at sun.com
        Pages:      14
        Characters: 28614
        Updates:    RFC3463

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-lemonade-burl-04.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4468.txt

The submission profile of Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP)
provides a standard way for an email client to submit a complete
message for delivery.  This specification extends the submission
profile by adding a new BURL command that can be used to fetch
submission data from an Internet Message Access Protocol (IMAP)
server.  This permits a mail client to inject content from an IMAP
server into the SMTP infrastructure without downloading it to the
client and uploading it back to the server.  [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 
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