IMAP4 Extension for Returning MYRIGHTS Information in Extended LIST
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EXTRA                                                       K. Murchison
Internet-Draft                                               B. Gondwana
Intended status: Standards Track                                FastMail
Expires: March 25, 2018                               September 21, 2017

  IMAP4 Extension for Returning MYRIGHTS Information in Extended LIST
                 draft-ietf-extra-imap-list-myrights-00

Abstract

   This document defines an extension to the to IMAP LIST command that
   allows the client to request the set of rights that the logged-in
   user has been granted on mailboxes, along with other information
   typically returned by the LIST command.

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Table of Contents

   1.  Introduction  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
   2.  Conventions Used in This Document . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   2
   3.  MYRIGHTS Return Option to LIST Command  . . . . . . . . . . .   2
   4.  Examples  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
   5.  Formal Syntax . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   3
   6.  Security Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
   7.  Privacy Considerations  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
   8.  IANA Considerations . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
     8.1.  Registration of IMAP capability LIST-MYRIGHTS . . . . . .   4
     8.2.  Registration of LIST-EXTENDED option MYRIGHTS . . . . . .   4
   9.  Acknowledgments . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   4
   10. References  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
     10.1.  Normative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
     10.2.  Informative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
   Appendix A.  Change History (To be removed by RFC Editor before
                publication) . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   5
   Authors' Addresses  . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .   6

1.  Introduction

   IMAP clients typically fetch the set of rights granted on mailboxes
   so they can expose the allowed functionality to the logged-in user.
   In order to do that, the client is forced to issue a LIST or LSUB
   command to list all available mailboxes, followed by a MYRIGHTS
   command for each mailbox found.  This document defines an extension
   to the to IMAP LIST command that is identified by the capability
   string "LIST-MYRIGHTS".  The LIST-MYRIGHTS extension allows the
   client to request the set of rights that the logged-in user has been
   granted on mailboxes, along with other information typically returned
   by the LIST command.

2.  Conventions Used in This Document

   In examples, "C:" indicates lines sent by a client that is connected
   to a server.  "S:" indicates lines sent by the server to the client.

   The key words "MUST", "MUST NOT", "REQUIRED", "SHALL", "SHALL NOT",
   "SHOULD", "SHOULD NOT", "RECOMMENDED", "NOT RECOMMENDED", "MAY", and
   "OPTIONAL" in this document are to be interpreted as described in
   [RFC2119].

3.  MYRIGHTS Return Option to LIST Command
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