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Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) Applications (RFC3413)

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Original Publication Date: 2002-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Dec-18

Publishing Venue

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Related People

D. Levi: AUTHOR [+3]

Abstract

This document describes five types of Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) applications which make use of an SNMP engine as described in STD 62, RFC 3411. The types of application described are Command Generators, Command Responders, Notification Originators, Notification Receivers, and Proxy Forwarders.

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Network Working Group� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � D. Levi

Request for Comments: 3413� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � Nortel Networks

STD: 62� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � P. Meyer

Obsoletes: 2573� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � Secure Computing Corporation

Category: Standards Track� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � B. Stewart

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� � � � � � � � Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) Applications

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.

Abstract

� � This document describes five types of Simple Network Management

� � Protocol (SNMP) applications which make use of an SNMP engine as

� � described in STD 62, RFC 3411.� The types of application described

� � are Command Generators, Command Responders, Notification Originators,

� � Notification Receivers, and Proxy Forwarders.

� � This document also defines Management Information Base (MIB) modules

� � for specifying targets of management operations, for notification

� � filtering, and for proxy forwarding.� This document obsoletes RFC

� � 2573.

Table of Contents

� � 1� � � � � � Overview ...............................................� � � 2

� � 1.1� � � � Command Generator Applications .........................� � � 3

� � 1.2� � � � Command Responder Applications ......................... � � � 3

� � 1.3� � � � Notification Originator Applications ...................� � � 3

� � 1.4� � � � Notification Receiver Applications .....................� � � 3

� � 1.5� � � � Proxy Forwarder Applications ...........................� � � 4

� � 2� � � � � � Management Targets .....................................� � � 5

� � 3� � � � � � Elements Of Procedure ..................................� � � 6

� � 3.1� � � � Command Generator Applications .........................� � � 6

� � 3.2� � � � Command Responder Applications .........................� � � 9

� � 3.3� � � � Notification Originator Applications ...................� � 14

� � 3.4� � � � Notification Receiver Applications .....................� � 17

� � 3.5� � � � Proxy Forwarder Applications ...........................� � 19

� � 3.5.1� � Request Forwarding .....................................� � 21

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