[rfc-dist] RFC 5190 on Definitions of Managed Objects for Middlebox Communication

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        RFC 5190

        Title:      Definitions of Managed Objects for 
                    Middlebox Communication 
        Author:     J. Quittek, M. Stiemerling, P. Srisuresh
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       March 2008
        Mailbox:    quittek at nw.neclab.eu, 
                    stiemerling at nw.neclab.eu, 
                    srisuresh at yahoo.com
        Pages:      92
        Characters: 204929
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-midcom-mib-11.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5190.txt

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 a set of managed objects that allow
configuring middleboxes, such as firewalls and network address 
translators, in order to enable communication across these devices.  
The definitions of managed objects in this documents follow closely 
the MIDCOM semantics defined in RFC 5189.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This document is a product of the Middlebox Communication 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 state and
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