[rfc-dist] RFC 5717 on Partial Lock Remote Procedure Call (RPC) for NETCONF

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        RFC 5717

        Title:      Partial Lock Remote Procedure Call 
                    (RPC) for NETCONF 
        Author:     B. Lengyel, M. Bjorklund
        Status:     Standards Track
        Date:       December 2009
        Mailbox:    balazs.lengyel at ericsson.com, 
                    mbj at tail-f.com
        Pages:      23
        Characters: 42529
        Updates/Obsoletes/SeeAlso:   None

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-netconf-partial-lock-11.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5717.txt

The Network Configuration protocol (NETCONF) defines the lock and
unlock Remote Procedure Calls (RPCs), used to lock entire
configuration datastores.  In some situations, a way to lock only
parts of a configuration datastore is required.  This document
defines a capability-based extension to the NETCONF protocol for
locking portions of a configuration datastore.  [STANDARDS TRACK]

This document is a product of the Network Configuration 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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