[rfc-dist] RFC 4560 on Definitions of Managed Objects for Remote Ping, Traceroute, and Lookup Operations
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Title: Definitions of Managed Objects for
Remote Ping, Traceroute, and Lookup Operations
Author: J. Quittek, Ed.,
K. White, Ed.
Status: Standards Track
Date: June 2006
Mailbox: quittek at netlab.nec.de,
wkenneth at us.ibm.com
I-D Tag: draft-ietf-disman-remops-mib-v2-09.txt
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
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.
This document is a product of the Distributed Management
Working Group of the IETF.
This is now a Proposed Standard Protocol.
STANDARDS TRACK: 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
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