Network Configuration Protocol (NETCONF), June 2011
- File formats:
- PROPOSED STANDARD
- RFC 4741
- Updated by:
- RFC 7803, RFC 8526
- R. Enns, Ed.
M. Bjorklund, Ed.
J. Schoenwaelder, Ed.
A. Bierman, Ed.
- netconf (ops)
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The Network Configuration Protocol (NETCONF) defined in this document provides mechanisms to install, manipulate, and delete the configuration of network devices. It uses an Extensible Markup Language (XML)-based data encoding for the configuration data as well as the protocol messages. The NETCONF protocol operations are realized as remote procedure calls (RPCs). This document obsoletes RFC 4741. [STANDARDS-TRACK]
For the definition of Status, see RFC 2026.
For the definition of Stream, see RFC 8729.