[rfc-dist] RFC 5738 on IMAP Support for UTF-8

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        RFC 5738

        Title:      IMAP Support for UTF-8 
        Author:     P. Resnick, C. Newman
        Status:     Experimental
        Date:       March 2010
        Mailbox:    presnick at qualcomm.com, 
                    chris.newman at sun.com
        Pages:      15
        Characters: 32061
        Updates:    RFC3501

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-eai-imap-utf8-09.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5738.txt

This specification extends the Internet Message Access Protocol
version 4rev1 (IMAP4rev1) to support UTF-8 encoded international
characters in user names, mail addresses, and message headers.  
This document defines an Experimental Protocol for the Internet

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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