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Version 2 of the Protocol Operations for the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP) (RFC3416)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000010561D
Original Publication Date: 2002-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2002-Dec-18
Document File: 32 page(s) / 70K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

R. Presuhn: AUTHOR [+2]

Abstract

This document defines version 2 of the protocol operations for the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP). It defines the syntax and elements of procedure for sending, receiving, and processing SNMP PDUs. This document obsoletes RFC 1905.

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Network Working Group                            Editor of this version:

Request for Comments: 3416                                    R. Presuhn

STD: 62                                               BMC Software, Inc.

Obsoletes: 1905                             Authors of previous version:

Category: Standards Track                                        J. Case

                                                     SNMP Research, Inc.

                                                           K. McCloghrie

                                                     Cisco Systems, Inc.

                                                                 M. Rose

                                            Dover Beach Consulting, Inc.

                                                           S. Waldbusser

                                          International Network Services

                                                           December 2002

                Version 2 of the Protocol Operations for

             the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP)

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 document defines version 2 of the protocol operations for the

   Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP).  It defines the syntax and

   elements of procedure for sending, receiving, and processing SNMP

   PDUs.  This document obsoletes RFC 1905.

Presuhn, et al.             Standards Track                     [Page 1]

RFC 3416              Protocol Operations for SNMP         December 2002

Table of Contents

   1. Introduction ................................................    3

   2. Overview ....................................................    4

   2.1. Management Information ....................................    4

   2.2. Retransmission of Requests ................................    4

   2.3. Message Sizes ................................................