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Definitions of Managed Objects for the Ethernet-like Interface Types using SMIv2 (RFC1650)

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Original Publication Date: 1994-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2000-Sep-12
Document File: 17 page(s) / 38K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

F. Kastenholz: AUTHOR

Abstract

This memo defines a portion of the Management Information Base (MIB) for use with network management protocols in the Internet community. In particular, it defines objects for managing ethernet-like objects.

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Network Working Group F. Kastenholz

Request for Comments: 1650 FTP Software, Inc.

Category: Standards Track August 1994

Definitions of Managed Objects for

the Ethernet-like Interface Types using SMIv2

Status of this Memo

This document 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" (STD 1) for the standardization state

and status of this protocol. Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

Table of Contents

1. Introduction .......................................... 1

2. The SNMPv2 Network Management Framework ............... 2

2.1 Object Definitions ................................... 2

3. Change Log ............................................ 2

4. Overview .............................................. 3

4.1 Relation to RFC 1213 ................................. 4

4.2 Relation to RFC 1573 ................................. 4

4.2.1 Layering Model ..................................... 4

4.2.2 Virtual Circuits ................................... 4

4.2.3 ifTestTable ........................................ 4

4.2.4 ifRcvAddressTable .................................. 5

4.2.5 ifPhysAddress ...................................... 5

4.2.6 ifType ............................................. 6

5. Definitions ........................................... 6

6. Acknowledgements ...................................... 18

7. References ............................................ 19

8. Security Considerations ............................... 20

9. Author's Address ...................................... 20

1. Introduction

This memo defines a portion of the Management Information Base (MIB)

for use with network management protocols in the Internet community.

In particular, it defines objects for managing ethernet-like objects.

This memo also includes a MIB module. This MIB module corrects minor

errors in the earlier version of this MIB: RFC 1398 [15] and also

re-specifies that MIB in a manner which is both compliant to the

SNMPv2 SMI and semantically-identical to the existing SNMPv1-based

definitions.

2. The SNMPv2 Network Management Framework

The SNMPv2 Network Management Framework consists of four major

components. They are:

o RFC 1442 [16] which defines the SMI, the mechanisms used

for describing and naming obj...