Indicating Email Handling States in Trace Fields

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This memo registers a trace field clause for use in indicating transitions between handling queues or processing states, including enacting inter- and intra-host message transitions. This might include message quarantining, mailing list moderation, timed delivery, queueing for further analysis, or other similar causes.


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Murray Kucherawy (

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