Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) Service Extension for Delivery Status Notifications (DSNs)
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This is an older version of an Internet-Draft that was ultimately published as RFC 3461.
|Last updated||2020-01-21 (Latest revision 2002-09-12)|
|RFC stream||Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)|
|IESG||IESG state||RFC 3461 (Draft Standard)|
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|IESG note||RFCs 3461-3464 published 23-Jan-2003|
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A new Request for Comments is now available in online RFC libraries. RFC 3461 Title: Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) Service Extension for Delivery Status Notifications (DSNs) Author(s): K. Moore Status: Standards Track Date: January 2003 Mailbox: email@example.com Pages: 38 Characters: 76076 Obsoletes: 1891 I-D Tag: draft-moore-rfc1891bis-02.txt URL: ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc3461.txt This memo defines an extension to the Simple Mail Transfer Protocol (SMTP) service, which allows an SMTP client to specify (a) that Delivery Status Notifications (DSNs) should be generated under certain conditions, (b) whether such notifications should return the contents of the message, and (c) additional information, to be returned with a DSN, that allows the sender to identify both the recipient(s) for which the DSN was issued, and the transaction in which the original message was sent. This is now a Draft Standard Protocol. This document specifies an Internet standards track protocol for the Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions for improvements. Please refer to the current edition of the "Internet Official Protocol Standards" (STD 1) for the standardization state and status of this protocol. Distribution of this memo is unlimited. This announcement is sent to the IETF list and the RFC-DIST list. Requests to be added to or deleted from the IETF distribution list should be sent to IETF-REQUEST@IETF.ORG. Requests to be added to or deleted from the RFC-DIST distribution list should be sent to RFC-DIST-REQUEST@RFC-EDITOR.ORG. Details on obtaining RFCs via FTP or EMAIL may be obtained by sending an EMAIL message to rfc-info@RFC-EDITOR.ORG with the message body help: ways_to_get_rfcs. For example: To: rfc-info@RFC-EDITOR.ORG Subject: getting rfcs help: ways_to_get_rfcs Requests for special distribution should be addressed to either the author of the RFC in question, or to RFC-Manager@RFC-EDITOR.ORG. Unless specifically noted otherwise on the RFC itself, all RFCs are for unlimited distribution.echo Submissions for Requests for Comments should be sent to RFC-EDITOR@RFC-EDITOR.ORG. Please consult RFC 2223, Instructions to RFC Authors, for further information.