RFC 1168

Intermail and Commercial Mail Relay services, July 1990

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A. Westine
A.L. DeSchon
J. Postel
C.E. Ward

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DOI:  https://doi.org/10.17487/RFC1168

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This RFC discusses the history and evolution of the Intermail and Commercial mail systems. The problems encountered in operating a store-and-forward mail relay between commercial systems such as Telemail, MCI Mail and Dialcom are also discussed. This RFC provides information for the Internet community, and does not specify any standard.

For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.

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