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SMTP

  • Brandon Rhodes
  • John Goerzen
Chapter

Abstract

As outlined at the beginning of  Chapter 12, the actual movement of e-mail between systems is accomplished through SMTP, the Simple Mail Transport Protocol. It was first defined in 1982 in RFC 821; the most recent RFC defining of SMTP is RFC 5321. The protocol typically serves two roles:

Keywords

Remote Server Client Program Outgoing Message Test Message Receive Header 
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© Brandon Rhodes and John Goerzen 2014

Authors and Affiliations

  • Brandon Rhodes
    • 1
  • John Goerzen
    • 1
  1. 1.GAUnited States

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