Multiple Language Content Type

The information below is for an old version of the document
Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (slim WG)
Authors Nik Tomkinson  , Nathaniel Borenstein 
Last updated 2017-04-15 (latest revision 2016-10-12)
Replaces draft-tomkinson-slim-multilangcontent
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
Expired & archived
pdf htmlized (tools) htmlized bibtex
Stream WG state In WG Last Call
Document shepherd No shepherd assigned
IESG IESG state Expired
Consensus Boilerplate Unknown
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


This document defines an addition to the Multipurpose Internet Mail Extensions (MIME) standard to make it possible to send one message that contains multiple language versions of the same information. The translations would be identified by a language tag and selected by the email client based on a user's language settings.


Nik Tomkinson (
Nathaniel Borenstein (

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)