RFC for well-known admin email addresses?

Dave Crocker dcrocker at brandenburg.com
Thu Jun 5 19:10:55 UTC 1997

Here's the announcement.  The work is based on Vixie's draft but he got
tired of waiting for the standards process.  The thing was held in a queue
for about 8 months...   The RFC version has changes to document
organization and some deletions of addresses which aren't known to be
heavily supported already.


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>Subject: RFC 2142 on Mailbox Names
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>Date: Tue, 06 May 97 10:52:26 PDT
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>        RFC 2142:
>        Title:      Mailbox Names for Common Services, Roles
>                    and Functions
>        Author:     D. Crocker
>        Date:       May 1997
>        Mailbox:    dcrocker at imc.org
>        Pages:      6
>        Characters: 12195
>        Updates/Obsoletes: None
>        URL:        ftp://ds.internic.net/rfc/rfc2142.txt
>This specification enumerates and describes Internet mail addresses
>(mailbox name @ host reference) to be used when contacting personnel
>at an organization.
>This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.
>This document specifies an Internet standards track protocol for the
>Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions for
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