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Multicast Address Allocation MIB (RFC3559)

IP.com Disclosure Number: IPCOM000013147D
Original Publication Date: 2003-Jun-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2003-Jun-17
Document File: 38 page(s) / 69K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

D. Thaler: AUTHOR

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 managed objects used for managing multicast address allocation.

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Network Working Group� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � D. Thaler

Request for Comments: 3559� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � Microsoft

Category: Standards Track� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � June 2003

� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � Multicast Address Allocation MIB

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 (2003).� 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 managed objects used for managing

� � multicast address allocation.

Table of Contents

� � 1.� Introduction . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 2

� � 2.� The Internet-Standard Management Framework . . . . . . . . . .� 2

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

� � � � � � 3.1.� Protocol-independent objects . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 3

� � � � � � 3.2.� Protocol-specific objects. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 3

� � 4.� Definitions. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . .� 4

� � 5.� IANA Considerations. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 32

� � 6.� Security Considerations. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 33

� � 7.� Acknowledgements . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34

� � 8.� Intellectual Property Statement. . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 34

� � 9.� References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35

� � � � � � 9.1.� Normative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35

� � � � � � 9.2.� Informative References . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 35

� � 10. Author's Address . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 36

� � 11. Full Copyright Statement . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . . 37

Thaler� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � Standards Track� � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � � [Page 1]

RFC 3559� � � � � � � � � � � Multicast Address Allocation MIB� � � � � � � � � � June 2003

1.� Introduction

� � This document defines a Management Information Base (MIB) module for

� � managing multicast address allocation in a protocol-independent

� � manner, as well as for managing specific protocols used in allocating

� � multicast addresses.� The protocol-independent objects in this MIB

� � apply to all multicast address allocation servers (MAASs) and

� � clients, as described in [ARCH], including those that allocate

� � source-specific multicast addresses for the local machine.

� � The protocol-specific obj...