MIME based remailing commands

Rick Busdiecker rfb at lehman.com
Fri Feb 10 12:46:16 PST 1995

    Date: Wed, 08 Feb 1995 18:03:57 -0500
    From: "Perry E. Metzger" <perry at imsi.com>

    xpat at vm1.spcs.umn.edu says:
    > IMHO, an ideal message would have the ability to handle nested objects
    > of varying types, MIME is only a start.

    What is it precisely that you might want to encapsulate that MIME
    can't encapsulate?

And in what way does MIME encapsulation aid in the privacy goals of

It seems far more likely to require that you expose information which
you might prefer not to expose, much as the Privacy Enhanced Mail
standard does.

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