Referential Integrity Considerations in Management Information Base (MIB) Design

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This memo identifies some of referential integrity considerations of which management information base (MIB) designers should be aware. It is intended to promote discussion and the identification of additional related issues. Comments are welcomed, from the Operations and Management Area in general, from MIB writers, and from participants in the sming and eos working groups and the xmlconf BOF in particular. Please send comments to the mailing list.


Randy Presuhn (

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