SMTP Service Extension for Message Tracking
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From: The IESG <firstname.lastname@example.org> To: IETF-Announce <email@example.com> Cc: Internet Architecture Board <firstname.lastname@example.org>, RFC Editor <email@example.com>, msgtrk mailing list <firstname.lastname@example.org>, msgtrk chair <email@example.com> Subject: Protocol Action: 'SMTP Service Extension for Message Tracking' to Proposed Standard The IESG has approved the following documents: - 'Message Tracking Query Protocol ' <draft-ietf-msgtrk-mtqp-13.txt> as a Proposed Standard - 'SMTP Service Extension for Message Tracking ' <draft-ietf-msgtrk-smtpext-06.txt> as a Proposed Standard - 'An Extensible Message Format for Message Tracking Responses ' <draft-ietf-msgtrk-trkstat-06.txt> as a Proposed Standard - 'Message Tracking Model and Requirements ' <draft-ietf-msgtrk-model-08.txt> as an Informational RFC These documents are products of the Message Tracking Protocol Working Group. The IESG contact persons are Scott Hollenbeck and Lisa Dusseault. A URL of this Internet-Draft is: http://www.ietf.org/internet-drafts/draft-ietf-msgtrk-smtpext-06.txt
Technical Summary Message tracking is the ability to find out the path that a particular email message has taken through a messaging infrastructure and the current routing status of that message. This set of documents defines a model for message tracking, an SMTP extension used to control tracking information, and a query protocol that can be used to determine the current status of a specific message. Working Group Summary These documents are the product of the Message Tracking Protocol Working Group. Protocol Quality Ned Freed reviewed these specifications for the IESG.