RFC 886

Proposed standard for message header munging, December 1983

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M.T. Rose

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DOI:  https://doi.org/10.17487/RFC0886

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This RFC specifies a draft standard for the ARPA Internet community. It describes the rules to be used when transforming mail from the conventions of one message system to those of another message system. In particular, the treatment of header fields, and recipient addresses is specified.

For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.

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