RFC 1047

Duplicate messages and SMTP, February 1988

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Status:
UNKNOWN
Author:
C. Partridge
Stream:
[Legacy]

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC1047

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Abstract

An examination of a synchronization problem in the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) is presented. This synchronization problem can cause a message to be delivered multiple times. A method for avoiding this problem is suggested. Nodding familiarity with the SMTP specification, RFC-821, is required.


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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