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This draft is a work item of the Internet Message Access Protocol Extension Working Group of the IETF.
Title : INTERNET MESSAGE ACCESS PROTOCOL - THREAD EXTENSION
Author(s) : M. Crispin, K. Murchison
Filename : draft-ietf-imapext-thread-06.txt
Pages : 13
Date : 03-Jan-01
This document describes the server-based threading extension to the
IMAP4rev1 protocol. This extension provides substantial performance
improvements for IMAP clients which offer threaded views.
A server which supports this extension indicates this with more or
more capability names consisting of 'THREAD-' followed by a supported
threading algorithm name as described in this document. This
provides for future upwards-compatible extensions.
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