[rfc-dist] RFC 5997 on Use of Status-Server Packets in the Remote Authentication Dial In User Service (RADIUS) Protocol

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        RFC 5997

        Title:      Use of Status-Server Packets in 
                    the Remote Authentication Dial In User 
                    Service (RADIUS) Protocol 
        Author:     A. DeKok
        Status:     Informational
        Stream:     IETF
        Date:       August 2010
        Mailbox:    aland at freeradius.org
        Pages:      24
        Characters: 55464
        Updates:    RFC2866

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-radext-status-server-09.txt

        URL:        http://www.rfc-editor.org/rfc/rfc5997.txt

This document describes a deployed extension to the Remote
Authentication Dial In User Service (RADIUS) protocol, enabling
clients to query the status of a RADIUS server.  This extension
utilizes the Status-Server (12) Code, which was reserved for
experimental use in RFC 2865.  This document is not an Internet 
Standards Track specification; it is published for informational 

This document is a product of the RADIUS EXTensions Working Group of the IETF.

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