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Conformance Statements for Version 2 of the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMPv2) (RFC1904)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000004226D
Original Publication Date: 1996-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2000-Sep-13
Document File: 20 page(s) / 44K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

SNMPv2 Working Group: AUTHOR [+4]

Abstract

A management system contains: several (potentially many) nodes, each with a processing entity, termed an agent, which has access to management instrumentation; at least one management station; and, a management protocol, used to convey management information between the agents and management stations. Operations of the protocol are carried out under an administrative framework which defines authentication, authorization, access control, and privacy policies.

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Network Working Group SNMPv2 Working Group

Request for Comments: 1904 J. Case

Obsoletes: 1444 SNMP Research, Inc.

Category: Standards Track K. McCloghrie

Cisco Systems, Inc.

M. Rose

Dover Beach Consulting, Inc.

S. Waldbusser

International Network Services

January 1996

Conformance Statements for Version 2 of the

Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMPv2)

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 ................................................ 2

1.1 A Note on Terminology ...................................... 3

2. Definitions ................................................. 3

2.1 The OBJECT-GROUP macro ..................................... 3

2.2 The NOTIFICATION-GROUP macro ............................... 4

2.3 The MODULE-COMPLIANCE macro ................................ 5

2.4 The AGENT-CAPABILITIES macro ............................... 7

3. Mapping of the OBJECT-GROUP macro ........................... 9

3.1 Mapping of the OBJECTS clause .............................. 10

3.2 Mapping of the STATUS clause ............................... 10

3.3 Mapping of the DESCRIPTION clause .......................... 10

3.4 Mapping of the REFERENCE clause ............................ 10

3.5 Mapping of the OBJECT-GROUP value .......................... 10

3.6 Usage Example .............................................. 11

4. Mapping of the NOTIFICATION-GROUP macro ..................... 11

4.1 Mapping of the NOTIFICATIONS clause ........................ 11

4.2 Mapping of the STATUS clause ............................... 11

4.3 Mapping of the DESCRIPTION clause .......................... 12

4.4 Mapping of the REFERENCE clause ............................ 12

4.5 Mapping of the NOTIFICATION-GROUP value .................... 12

4.6 Usage Example ...........