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Title : SNMP Extended Capability Negotiation
Author(s) : D. Shield
Filename : draft-shield-eos-capabilities-00.txt
Pages : 15
Date : 2002-8-27
This draft discusses mechanisms for supporting future changes to the
functionality and behaviour of SNMP, without needing to introduce new
versions of the protocol, or completely new protocol operations. It
defines a Management Information Base (MIB) for advertising support
for various extensions to traditional SNMP protocol capabilities, and
proposes a mechanism for negotiating the use of such extensions on a
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