Encoding header field for internet messages, April 1990
- File formats:
- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 1505
- D. Robinson
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This RFC proposes an elective experimental Encoding header field to permit the mailing of multi-part, multi-structured messages. The use of Encoding updates RFC 1049 (Content-Type), and is a suggested update to RFCs 1113, 1114, and 1115 (Privacy Enhancement).
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.