POP3 AUTHentication command, December 1994
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- Obsoleted by:
- RFC 5034
- J. Myers
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This document describes the optional AUTH command, for indicating an authentication mechanism to the server, performing an authentication protocol exchange, and optionally negotiating a protection mechanism for subsequent protocol interactions. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.