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SMTP specification

In article <arvesen.374.000F3513@tivoli.com>, Ralph Arvesen
<arvesen@tivoli.com> wrote:
>Does anyone know where I can get the specification for SMTP? Thanks.

STD 10 (currently RFC 821).

You should also look at RFCs 1425 - 1428, which define the SMTP
extensions.

Tim.
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Original headers:

From: tim@pipex.net (Tim Goodwin)
Newsgroups: comp.protocols.tcp-ip
Subject: Re: SMTP specification
Date: 23 Feb 1994 12:17:00 -0000
Organization: PIPEX Ltd, Cambridge, UK.
Message-ID: <2kfhfs$n5a@tank.pipex.net>
References: <arvesen.374.000F3513@tivoli.com>

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