MIDCOM Protocol Semantics
draft-stiemerling-midcom-semantics-02

Document Type Expired Internet-Draft (individual)
Authors Martin Stiemerling  , Juergen Quittek 
Last updated 2002-09-09
Stream (None)
Intended RFC status (None)
Formats
Expired & archived
pdf htmlized (tools) htmlized bibtex
Stream Stream state (No stream defined)
Consensus Boilerplate Unknown
RFC Editor Note (None)
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This Internet-Draft is no longer active.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
https://www.ietf.org/archive/id/draft-stiemerling-midcom-semantics-02.txt

Abstract

This memo specifies semantics for a Middlebox Communication (MIDCOM) protocol to be used by MIDCOM agents for interacting with middleboxes, such as firewalls and NATs. The semantics discussion does not include any specification of a concrete syntax or a transport protocol. However, a concrete protocol is expected to implement the specified semantics or a superset of it. The MIDCOM protocol semantics is derived from the MIDCOM requirements, from the MIDCOM framework, and from working group decisions.

Authors

Martin Stiemerling (martin.stiemerling@neclab.eu)
Juergen Quittek (quittek@netlab.nec.de)

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