[rfc-dist] RFC 5162 on IMAP4 Extensions for Quick Mailbox Resynchronization

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        RFC 5162

        Title:      IMAP4 Extensions for Quick Mailbox 
        Author:     A. Melnikov, D. Cridland,
                    C. Wilson
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       March 2008
        Mailbox:    Alexey.Melnikov at isode.com, 
                    dave.cridland at isode.com, 
                    corby at computer.org
        Pages:      23
        Characters: 51620
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-lemonade-reconnect-client-06.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5162.txt

This document defines an IMAP4 extension, which gives an IMAP client
the ability to quickly resynchronize any previously opened mailbox as
part of the SELECT command, without the need for server-side state or
additional client round-trips.  This extension also introduces a new
response that allows for a more compact representation of a list of
expunged messages (and always includes the Unique Identifiers (UIDs)
expunged).  [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
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