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The Definitions of Managed Objects for the Link Control Protocol of the Point-to-Point Protocol (RFC1471)

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Original Publication Date: 1993-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2000-Sep-13
Document File: 21 page(s) / 50K

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Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

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F. Kastenholz: AUTHOR

Abstract

This memo defines a portion of the Management Information Base (MIB) for use with network management protocols in TCP/IP-based internets. In particular, it describes managed objects used for managing the Link Control Protocol and Link Quality Monitoring on subnetwork interfaces that use the family of Point-to-Point Protocols [8, 9, 10, 11, & 12].

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Network Working Group F. Kastenholz

Request for Comments: 1471 FTP Software, Inc.

June 1993

The Definitions of Managed Objects for

the Link Control Protocol of

the Point-to-Point Protocol

Status of this Memo

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.

Abstract

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

for use with network management protocols in TCP/IP-based internets.

In particular, it describes managed objects used for managing the

Link Control Protocol and Link Quality Monitoring on subnetwork

interfaces that use the family of Point-to-Point Protocols [8, 9, 10,

11, & 12].

Table of Contents

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

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

2.1 Format of Definitions ................................ 2

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

3.1 Object Selection Criteria ............................ 2

3.2 Structure of the PPP ................................. 3

3.3 MIB Groups ........................................... 4

3.4 Relationship to Interface and Interface Extensions

Groups ............................................... 5

4. Definitions ........................................... 6

4.1 PPP Link Group ....................................... 7

4.2 PPP LQR Group ........................................ 16

4.3 PPP LQR Extensions Group ............................. 21

4.4 PPP Tests ............................................ 22

4.4.1 PPP Echo Test ...................................... 22

4.4.2 PPP Discard Test ................................... 23

5. Acknowledgements ...................................... 23

6. Security Considerations ............................... 23

7. References ............................................ 24

8. Author's Address ...................................... 25

1. The Network Management Framework

The Internet-standard Network Management Framework consists of three

components. They are:

STD 16/RFC 1155 which defines the SMI, the mechanisms used for

describing and naming objects for the...