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Definitions of Managed Objects for Bridges with Traffic Classes, Multicast Filtering and Virtual LAN Extensions (RFC2674)

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Original Publication Date: 1999-Aug-01
Included in the Prior Art Database: 2019-Feb-11
Document File: 86 page(s) / 93K

Publishing Venue

Internet Society Requests For Comment (RFCs)

Related People

E. Bell: AUTHOR [+4]

Related Documents

10.17487/RFC2674: DOI

Abstract

This memo defines a portion of the Management Information Base (MIB) for use with network management protocols in TCP/IP based internets. [STANDARDS-TRACK]

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Network Working Group E. Bell Request for Comments: 2674 3Com Corp. Category: Standards Track A. Smith Extreme Networks P. Langille Newbridge Networks A. Rijhsinghani Cabletron Systems K. McCloghrie cisco Systems August 1999

Definitions of Managed Objects for Bridges with Traffic Classes, Multicast Filtering and Virtual LAN 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 (1999). All Rights Reserved.

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 two MIB modules for managing the new capabilities of MAC bridges defined by the IEEE 802.1D-1998 MAC Bridges and the IEEE 802.1Q-1998 Virtual LAN (VLAN) standards for bridging between Local Area Network (LAN) segments. One MIB module defines objects for managing the ’Traffic Classes’ and ’Enhanced Multicast Filtering’ components of IEEE 802.1D-1998. The other MIB module defines objects for managing IEEE 802.1Q VLANs.

Provisions are made for support of transparent bridging. Provisions are also made so that these objects apply to bridges connected by subnetworks other than LAN segments. This memo also includes several MIB modules in a manner that is compliant to the SMIv2 [V2SMI].

This memo supplements RFC 1493 [BRIDGEMIB] and (to a lesser extent) RFC 1525 [SBRIDGEMIB].

Bell, et al. Standards Track [Page 1]

RFC 2674 Bridge MIB Extensions August 1999

Table of Contents

1 The SNMP Management Framework ................................... 3 2 Overview ........................................................ 4 2.1 Scope ......................................................... 4 3 Structure of MIBs ............................................... 5 3.1 Structure of Extended Bridge MIB module ....................... 5 3.1.1 Relationship to IEEE 802.1D-1998 Manageable Objects ......... 6 3.1.2 Relationship to IEEE 802.1Q Manageable Objects .............. 8 3.1.3 The dot1dExtBase Group ...................................... 8 3.1.4 The dot1dPriority Group ..................................... 9 3.1.5 The dot1dGarp Group ......................................... 9 3.1.6 The dot1dGmrp Group ......................................... 9 3.1.7 The dot1dTpHCPortTable ...................................... 9 3.1.8 The dot1dTpPortOverflowTable ................................ 9 3.2 Structure of Virtual Bridge MIB module ........................ 9 3.2.1 Relationship to IEEE 802.1Q Manageable Objects .............. 9 3.2.2 The dot1qBase Group .........................................13 3.2.3 The dot1qTp Group ..............................

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