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Remote Network Monitoring MIB Protocol Identifier Reference Extensions. (RFC3395)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000009939D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Sep-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Oct-01
Document File: 22 page(s) / 44K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

Bierman: AUTHOR [+4]

Abstract

This memo defines extensions to the Protocol Identifier Reference document for the identification of application verb information. It updates the Protocol Identifier Reference document but does not obsolete any portion of that document. In particular, it describes the algorithms required to identify protocol operations (verbs) within the protocol encapsulations managed with MIBs such as the Remote Network Monitoring MIB Version 2, RFC 2021.

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Network Working Group                                         A. Bierman

Request for Comments: 3395                                      C. Bucci

Updates: 2895                                        Cisco Systems, Inc.

Category: Standards Track                                       R. Dietz

                                                              Hifn, Inc.

                                                                A. Warth

                                                          September 2002

 Remote Network Monitoring MIB Protocol Identifier Reference Extensions

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 (2002).  All Rights Reserved.

Abstract

   This memo defines extensions to the Protocol Identifier Reference

   document for the identification of application verb information.  It

   updates the Protocol Identifier Reference document but does not

   obsolete any portion of that document.  In particular, it describes

   the algorithms required to identify protocol operations (verbs)

   within the protocol encapsulations managed with MIBs such as the

   Remote Network Monitoring MIB Version 2, RFC 2021.

Table of Contents

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

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

   2.1 Protocol Identifier Framework .................................3

   2.2 Protocol Identifier Extensions for Application Verbs ..........4

   2.3 Terms .........................................................4

   2.4 Relationship to the RMON-2 MIB ................................5

   2.5 Relationship to the RMON MIB Protocol Identifier Reference.....5

   3. Definitions ....................................................5

   3.1 Verb Identifier Macro Format ..................................5

   3.1.1 Lexical Conventions .........................................6

   3.1.2 Extended Grammar for the PI Language ........................6

   3.1.3 Mapping of the Parent Protocol Name .........................7

   3.1.4 Mapping of the DESCRIPTION Clause ...........................7

Bierman, et. al.            Standards Track                     [Page 1]

RFC 3395                 RMON Verb Identifiers  ®..