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IMAP4 Access Control List (ACL) Extension

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From: The IESG <>
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Cc: Internet Architecture Board <>,
    RFC Editor <>, 
    imapext mailing list <>, 
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Subject: Protocol Action: 'IMAP4 ACL extension' to Proposed 

The IESG has approved the following document:

- 'IMAP4 ACL extension '
   <draft-ietf-imapext-2086upd-09.txt> as a Proposed Standard

This document is the product of the Internet Message Access Protocol 
Extension Working Group. 

The IESG contact persons are Scott Hollenbeck and Lisa Dusseault.

A URL of this Internet-Draft is:

Ballot Text

Technical Summary
The ACL (Access Control List) extension (RFC 2086) of the Internet
Message Access Protocol (IMAP) permits mailbox access control
lists to be retrieved and manipulated through the IMAP protocol.
This document is a revision of RFC 2086. It defines several new
access control rights and clarifies which rights are required for
different IMAP commands.
Working Group Summary
The document has been reviewed by key working group members and
implementers.  Consensus was reached, and there are no known
issues risking appeal.
Protocol Quality
Scott Hollenbeck has reviewed this specification for the IESG.

RFC Editor Note