SNMP Payload Compression

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (nmrg RG)
Last updated 2001-04-11
Stream IRTF
Intended RFC status (None)
Expired & archived
pdf htmlized (tools) htmlized bibtex
Stream IRTF state (None)
Consensus Boilerplate Unknown
Document shepherd No shepherd assigned
IESG IESG state Expired
Telechat date
Responsible AD (None)
Send notices to (None)

This Internet-Draft is no longer active. A copy of the expired Internet-Draft can be found at


This memo defines a mechanism for lossless compression of SNMP payloads. Compression is especially useful when retrieving large amounts of data or when SNMP encryption is being used over a transport which provides data compression.


Jürgen Schönwälder (

(Note: The e-mail addresses provided for the authors of this Internet-Draft may no longer be valid.)