Coexistence between Version 1, Version 2, and Version 3 of the Internet-standard Network Management Framework
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        BCP 74
        RFC 3584

        Title:      Coexistence between Version 1, Version 2, and
                    Version 3 of the Internet-standard Network
                    Management Framework
        Author(s):  R. Frye, D. Levi, S. Routhier, B. Wijnen
        Status:     Best Current Practice
        Date:       August 2003
        Mailbox:    rfrye@vibrant-1.com, dlevi@nortelnetworks.com,
                    sar@epilogue.com, bwijnen@lucent.com
        Pages:      51
        Characters: 115222
        Obsoletes:  2576

        I-D Tag:    draft-ietf-snmpv3-coex-v2-04.txt

        URL:        ftp://ftp.rfc-editor.org/in-notes/rfc3584.txt


The purpose of this document is to describe coexistence between
version 3 of the Internet-standard Network Management Framework,
(SNMPv3), version 2 of the Internet-standard Network Management
Framework (SNMPv2), and the original Internet-standard Network
Management Framework (SNMPv1).  This document also describes how to
convert MIB modules from SMIv1 format to SMIv2 format.  This document
obsoletes RFC 2576.

This document is a product of the SNMP Version 3 Working Group of the
IETF.

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