Internationalizing Email Address (iea) Concluded WG

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WG Name Internationalizing Email Address
Acronym iea
Area Applications Area (app)
State Concluded
Charter charter-ietf-iea-01 Approved
Dependencies Document dependency graph (SVG)
Personnel Chair Pete Resnick

Charter for Working Group

The IEA BOF will discuss internationalization of email addresses.
Although domain names in email addresses (everything to the right of
the "@") are already internationalized by RFC 3490, the mailbox name
(everything to the left of the "@") is not. The BOF will consider
various proposals that would allow users to have internationalized
mailbox names and how they would work with existing Internet mail.

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