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Definitions of Managed Objects for the Delegation of Management Scripts (RFC3165)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000005355D
Original Publication Date: 2001-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2001-Aug-30

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

D. Levi: AUTHOR [+2]

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 describes a set of managed objects that allow the delegation of management scripts to distributed managers.

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Network Working Group D. Levi Request for Comments: 3165 Nortel Networks Obsoletes: 2592 J. Schoenwaelder Category: Standards Track TU Braunschweig

August 2001

Definitions of Managed Objects for the

Delegation of Management Scripts

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.

Copyright Notice

Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2001). All Rights Reserved.

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 describes a set of managed objects that allow the delegation of management scripts to distributed managers.

Levi Schoenwaelder Standards Track [Page 1]

RFC 3165 Script MIB August 2001

Table of Contents

1 Introduction ................................................. 3 2 The SNMP Management Framework ................................ 3 3 Overview ..................................................... 4 3.1 Terms ...................................................... 5 4 Requirements and Design Issues ............................... 6 4.1 Script Languages ........................................... 6 4.2 Script Transfer ............................................ 7 4.3 Script Execution ........................................... 8 5 Structure of the MIB ......................................... 9 5.1 Language Group ............................................. 9 5.2 Script Group ............................................... 10 5.3 Code Group ................................................. 11 5.4 Launch Group ............................................... 11 5.5 Run Group .................................................. 11 6 Definitions .................................................. 12 7 Usage Examples ............................................... 49 7.1 Pushing a Script via SNMP .................................. 49 7.2 Pulling a Script from a URL ................................ 50 7.3 Modifying an Existing Script ............................... 50 7.4 Removing an Existing Script ................................ 51 7.5 Creating a Launch Button ................................... 51 7.6 Launching a Script ......................................... 52 7.7 Suspending a Running Script ................................ 52 7.8 Resuming a Suspended Script ................................ 53 7.9 Terminating a Running Script ............................... 53 7.10 Removing a Terminated Script .............................. 54 7.11 Removing a Launch Button .................................. 54 8 VACM Configuration...