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Lightweight Directory Access Protocol: MIME-based Transport Mapping

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (asid WG)
Author Mark Wahl
Last updated 1996-03-13
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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The Lightweight Directory Access Protocol (LDAP) is a mechanism for clients to access a Directory service. Protocol mappings have been defined for TCP, UDP and OSI Connection-Oriented Transport. This document defines how LDAP may be represented using MIME Content Types, so that it can be carried in SMTP or other protocols such as HTTP.


Mark Wahl

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