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Transport Mappings for Version 2 of the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMPv2) (RFC1906)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000004228D
Original Publication Date: 1996-Jan-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2000-Sep-13
Document File: 11 page(s) / 26K

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: 1906 J. Case

Obsoletes: 1449 SNMP Research, Inc.

Category: Standards Track K. McCloghrie

Cisco Systems, Inc.

M. Rose

Dover Beach Consulting, Inc.

S. Waldbusser

International Network Services

January 1996

Transport Mappings 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 ...................................... 2

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

3. SNMPv2 over UDP ............................................. 5

3.1 Serialization .............................................. 5

3.2 Well-known Values .......................................... 5

4. SNMPv2 over OSI ............................................. 6

4.1 Serialization .............................................. 6

4.2 Well-known Values .......................................... 6

5. SNMPv2 over DDP ............................................. 6

5.1 Serialization .............................................. 6

5.2 Well-known Values .......................................... 6

5.3 Discussion of AppleTalk Addressing ......................... 7

5.3.1 How to Acquire NBP names ................................. 8

5.3.2 When to Turn NBP names into DDP addresses ................ 8

5.3.3 How to Turn NBP names into DDP addresses ................. 8

5.3.4 What if NBP is broken .................................... 9

6. SNMPv2 over IPX ............................................. 9

6.1 Serialization .............................................. 9

6.2 Well-known Values .......................................... 9

7. Proxy to SNMPv1 ............