RFC 4560

Definitions of Managed Objects for Remote Ping, Traceroute, and Lookup Operations, June 2006

Canonical URL:
https://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc4560.txt
File formats:
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Status:
PROPOSED STANDARD
Obsoletes:
RFC 2925
Authors:
J. Quittek, Ed.
K. White, Ed.
Stream:
IETF
Source:
disman (ops)

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DOI:  10.17487/RFC4560

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Abstract

This memo defines Management Information Bases (MIBs) for performing ping, traceroute, and lookup operations at a host. When managing a network, it is useful to be able to initiate and retrieve the results of ping or traceroute operations when they are performed at a remote host. A lookup capability is defined in order to enable resolution of either an IP address to an DNS name or a DNS name to an IP address at a remote host. Currently, there are several enterprise-specific MIBs for performing remote ping or traceroute operations. The purpose of this memo is to define a standards-based solution to enable interoperability. [STANDARDS-TRACK]


For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.

For the definition of Stream, see RFC 4844.


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