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IMAP4 Extensions for Quick Reconnect

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (lemonade WG)
Expired & archived
Authors Corby Wilson , Alexey Melnikov
Last updated 2006-06-06
RFC stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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Stream WG state WG Document
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IESG IESG state Expired
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This document defines a quick reconnect IMAP4 extension, which gives a mobile client the ability to resume a previously abandoned session, without the need to perform a full synchronization sequence. The goal is to minimize the amount of data transfered at login after a dropped connection.


Corby Wilson
Alexey Melnikov

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