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Sieve -- Variables Extension

Document Type Replaced Internet-Draft (individual)
Author Kjetil Torgrim Homme
Last updated 2010-02-01 (Latest revision 2004-09-15)
Replaced by RFC 5229
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Intended RFC status Proposed Standard
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IESG IESG state Replaced by draft-ietf-sieve-variables
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In advanced filtering rule sets, it is useful to keep state or conĀ­ figuration details across rules. This extension adds an action to store data in variables, an action to retrieve the current time, changes the interpolation of strings, and supplies a new test so that the value of a string can be examined.


Kjetil Torgrim Homme

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