SMTP Service Extension for 8bit-MIMEtransport

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (smtpext WG)
Authors Einar Stefferud  , Marshall Rose  , Dave Crocker  , Ned Freed  , John Klensin 
Last updated 1995-08-28 (latest revision 1995-05-08)
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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This memo defines an extension to the SMTP service whereby an SMTP content body consisting of text containing octets outside of the US ASCII octet range (hex 00-7F) may be relayed using SMTP.


Einar Stefferud (
Marshall Rose (
Dave Crocker (
Ned Freed (
John Klensin (

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