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Definitions of Managed Objects for Bridges (RFC1286)

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Original Publication Date: 1991-Dec-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2019-Feb-11
Document File: 40 page(s) / 44K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

E. Decker: AUTHOR [+3]

Related Documents

10.17487/RFC1286: DOI

Abstract

This memo defines a portion of the Management Information Base (MIB) for use with network management protocols in TCP/IP based internets. In particular it defines objects for managing bridges based on the IEEE 802.1d draft standard between Local Area Network (LAN) segments. This memo is an extension to the SNMP MIB. [STANDARDS-TRACK]

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Network Working Group E. Decker Request for Comments: 1286 cisco Systems, Inc. P. Langille Digital Equipment Corporation A. Rijsinghani Digital Equipment Corporation K. McCloghrie Hughes LAN Systems, Inc. December 1991

Definitions of Managed Objects for Bridges

Status of this Memo

This memo is an extension to the SNMP MIB. This RFC specifies an IAB standards track protocol for the Internet community, and requests discussion and suggestions for improvements. Please refer to the current edition of the "IAB Official Protocol Standards" for the standardization state and status of this protocol. Distribution of this memo is unlimited.

Table of Contents

1. Abstract ............................................. 2 2. The Network Management Framework...................... 2 3. Objects .............................................. 2 3.1 Format of Definitions ............................... 3 4. Overview ............................................. 3 4.1 Structure of MIB .................................... 4 4.1.1 The dot1dBase Group ............................... 7 4.1.2 The dot1dStp Group ................................ 7 4.1.3 The dot1dSr Group ................................. 7 4.1.4 The dot1dTp Group ................................. 7 4.1.5 The dot1dStatic Group ............................. 7 4.2 Relationship to Other MIBs .......................... 7 4.2.1 Relationship to the ’system’ group ................ 8 4.2.2 Relationship to the ’interfaces’ group ............ 8 4.3 Textual Conventions ................................. 9 5. Definitions .......................................... 9 5.1 Groups in the Bridge MIB ............................ 11 5.2 The dot1dBase Group Definitions ..................... 11 5.3 The dot1dStp Group Definitions ...................... 14 5.4 The dot1dSr Group Definitions ....................... 22 5.5 The dot1dTp Group Definitions ....................... 28 5.6 The dot1dStatic Group Definitions ................... 34 5.8 Traps for use by Bridges ............................ 36 6. Acknowledgments ...................................... 37

Decker, Langille, Rijsinghani & McCloghrie [Page 1]

RFC 1286 Bridge MIB December 1991

7. References ........................................... 38 8. Security Considerations............................... 39 9. Authors’ Addresses.................................... 40

1. Abstract

This memo defines a portion of the Management Information Base (MIB) for use with network management protocols in TCP/IP based internets. In particular it defines objects for managing bridges based on the IEEE 802.1d draft standard between Local Area Network (LAN) segments. Provisions are made for support of transparent and source route bridging. Provisions are also made so that these objects apply to bridges connected by subnetworks other than LAN segments.

2. The Network Management Framework

The Internet-standard Network Management Framework consists of three components. They are:

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