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Enhanced Mail System Status Codes

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This is an older version of an Internet-Draft that was ultimately published as RFC 3463.
Author Gregory Vaudreuil
Last updated 2015-10-14 (Latest revision 2002-09-04)
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IESG note RFCs 3461-3464 published 23-Jan-2003
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        RFC 3463

        Title:      Enhanced Mail System Status Codes
        Author(s):  G. Vaudreuil
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       January 2003
        Pages:      16
        Characters: 31832
        Obsoletes:  1893

        I-D Tag:    draft-vaudreuil-1893bis-03.txt


This document defines a set of extended status codes for use within
the mail system for delivery status reports, tracking, and improved
diagnostics.  In combination with other information provided in the
Delivery Status Notification (DSN) delivery report, these codes
facilitate media and language independent rendering of message
delivery status.

This is now a Draft Standard Protocol.

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