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Management Information Base for Network Management of TCP/IP-based internets:MIB-II (RFC1213)

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Original Publication Date: 1991-Mar-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2000-Sep-12

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Related People

K. McCloghrie: AUTHOR [+2]

Abstract

This memo defines the second version of the Management Information Base (MIB-II) for use with network management protocols in TCP/IP- based internets. In particular, together with its companion memos which describe the structure of management information (RFC 1155) along with the network management protocol (RFC 1157) for TCP/IP- based internets, these documents provide a simple, workable architecture and system for managing TCP/IP-based internets and in particular the Internet community.

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Network Working Group K. McCloghrie

Request for Comments: 1213 Hughes LAN Systems, Inc.

Obsoletes: RFC 1158 M. Rose

Performance Systems International

Editors

March 1991

Management Information Base for Network Management

of TCP/IP-based internets:

MIB-II

Status of this Memo

This memo defines the second version of the Management Information

Base (MIB-II) for use with network management protocols in TCP/IP-

based internets. This RFC specifies an IAB standards track protocol

for the Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions

for improvements. Please refer to the current edition of the "IAB

Official Protocol Standards" for the standardization state and status

of this protocol. Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

Table of Contents

1. Abstract............................................... 2

2. Introduction .......................................... 2

3. Changes from RFC 1156 ................................. 3

3.1 Deprecated Objects ................................... 3

3.2 Display Strings ...................................... 4

3.3 Physical Addresses ................................... 4

3.4 The System Group ..................................... 5

3.5 The Interfaces Group ................................. 5

3.6 The Address Translation Group ........................ 6

3.7 The IP Group ......................................... 6

3.8 The ICMP Group ....................................... 7

3.9 The TCP Group ........................................ 7

3.10 The UDP Group ....................................... 7

3.11 The EGP Group ....................................... 7

3.12 The Transmission Group .............................. 8

3.13 The SNMP Group ...................................... 8

3.14 Changes from RFC 1158 ................. ............. 9

4. Objects ............................................... 10

4.1 Format of Definitions ................................ 10

5. Overview .............................................. 10

6. Definitions ........................................... 12

6.1 Textual Conventions .................................. 12

6.2 Groups in MIB-II ..................................... 13

6.3 The System Group ....................................