>The IESG has approved the following document:
>- 'The Archived-At Message Header Field '
> as a Proposed Standard
>This document has been reviewed in the IETF but is not the product of an
>IETF Working Group.
>The IESG contact person is Chris Newman.
>A URL of this Internet-Draft is:
> This defines a new email header field, Archived-At:, to provide
> a direct link to the archived form of an individual email message.
> It can be added by mailing lists or news servers associated with an
> online archive.
>Working Group Summary
> This is the product of an individual submitter.
> This was discussed on the message header field review mailing list.
> During development of this specification, a decision was made to allow
> folding whitespace in the middle of the URL, but to otherwise use a
> simpler and more restrictive syntax than RFC 2369 which covers a related
> topic. This specification was reviewed for the IESG by Chris Newman.
> It has been used by the W3C and Gmane.
It would be grand if the ietf-general and ietf-announce mailing lists
could start supporting this new standard as soon as possible. (Heck,
it would be great if all lists housed at the IETF did!)
--Paul Hoffman, Director