The Auto-Submitted and Expires Headers in E-mail

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (mailext WG)
Author Jacob Palme 
Last updated 1999-02-24
Stream Internet Engineering Task Force (IETF)
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


This memo introduces two new e-mail headers, Auto-Submitted and Expires. This document may, if accepted by the IESG, become a proposed standard, at some time in the future.


Jacob Palme (

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)