[rfc-dist] RFC 5721 on POP3 Support for UTF-8

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        RFC 5721

        Title:      POP3 Support for UTF-8 
        Author:     R. Gellens, C. Newman
        Status:     Experimental
        Date:       February 2010
        Mailbox:    rg+ietf at qualcomm.com, 
                    chris.newman at sun.com
        Pages:      13
        Characters: 26250
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-eai-pop-09.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5721.txt

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.

This document is a product of the Email Address Internationalization Working Group of the IETF.

EXPERIMENTAL: This memo defines an Experimental Protocol for the
Internet community.  It does not specify an Internet standard of any
kind. Discussion and suggestions for improvement are requested.
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