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Definitions of Managed Objects for IEEE 802.3 Medium Attachment Units (MAUs) (RFC1515)

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Original Publication Date: 1993-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2000-Sep-12
Document File: 21 page(s) / 49K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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D. McMaster: AUTHOR [+3]

Abstract

This document defines a portion of the Management Information Base (MIB) for use with network management protocols in TCP/IP-based internets. In particular, it defines objects for managing IEEE 802.3 Medium Attachment Units (MAUs).

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Network Working Group D. McMaster

Request for Comments: 1515 SynOptics Communications, Inc.

K. McCloghrie

Hughes LAN Systems, Inc.

S. Roberts

Farallon Computing, Inc.

September 1993

Definitions of Managed Objects

for IEEE 802.3 Medium Attachment Units (MAUs)

Status of this Memo

This RFC specifies an Internet standards track protocol for the

Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions for

improvements. Please refer to the current edition of the "Internet

Official Protocol Standards" for the standardization state and status

of this protocol. Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

Abstract

This document defines a portion of the Management Information Base

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

internets. In particular, it defines objects for managing IEEE 802.3

Medium Attachment Units (MAUs).

Table of Contents

1. The Network Management Framework ...................... 2

2. Objects ............................................... 2

3. Overview .............................................. 2

3.1 Terminology .......................................... 3

3.2 Structure of MIB ..................................... 3

3.2.1 The Repeater MAU Basic Group Definitions ........... 3

3.2.2 The Interface MAU Basic Group Definitions .......... 3

3.2.3 The Broadband MAU Basic Group Definitions .......... 3

3.3 Relationship to Other MIBs ........................... 3

3.3.1 Relationship to the 'system' group ................. 3

3.3.2 Relationship to the 'interfaces' group ............. 4

3.3.3 Relationship to the 802.3 Repeater MIB ............. 4

3.4 Management of Internal MAUs .......................... 4

4. Definitions ........................................... 5

4.1 Groups in the Repeater MAU MIB ....................... 5

4.1.1 The Repeater MAU Basic Group Definitions ........... 6

4.1.2 The Interface MAU Basic Group Definitions .......... 12

4.1.3 The Broadband MAU Basic Group Definitions .......... 18

4.2 Traps for use by 802.3 MAUs .......................... 20

5. Acknowledgments ....................................... 21

6. References ............................................ 23

7. Security Considerations ............................... 24

8. Authors' Addresses .................................... 25

1. The Network Management Framework

The Internet-standard Network Management Framework consists of three

components. They are:

STD 16, RFC 1155 [1] which defines the SMI, the mechanisms used

for describing and naming objects for the ...