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INTERNET-DRAFT                                              Sean Harnedy
                                                  Mangrove Systems, Inc.
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                   Definitions of Managed Objects for
                    InfiniBand Channel Adapters (CA)

               <draft-ietf-ipoib-channel-adapter-mib-06.txt>

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Abstract

   InfiniBand Architecture (IBA) specifies a high speed, channel based,
   switched fabric architecture that delivers scalable performance in
   data centers.

   This memo defines a portion of the Management Information Base (MIB)
   for use with network management protocols in the Internet community.
   In particular, it defines objects for managing InfiniBand Channel
   Adapters (CA).

Copyright Notice
   Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2004).










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Table of Contents

   1. Introduction ................................................    3
   2. The Internet-Standard Management Framework ..................    3
   3. Structure of the MIB ........................................    3
   3.1. Overview ..................................................    3
   3.2. Discussion of MIB Groups ..................................    3
   3.3. The CA MIB Objects ........................................    4
   3.3.1. The General Channel Adapter Info Group ..................    4
   3.3.2. The Channel Adapter Attributes Info Group ...............    4
   3.3.3. The Channel Adapter Port Attributes and Gid Info Group ..    4
   3.4. The CA Conformance Group ..................................    4
   3.4.1. CA Compliance Groups ....................................    4
   4. IPOIB CA MIB Definitions ....................................    4
   5. Security Considerations .....................................   18
   6. IANA Considerations .........................................   18
   7. References ..................................................   19
   7.1. Normative References ......................................   19
   7.2. Informative References ....................................   19
   8. Authors' Addresses ..........................................   19
   9. Intellectual Property Notice ................................   20
   10. Full Copyright Statement ...................................   20
































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1.  Introduction

   This document defines a MIB for InfiniBand Channel Adapters (CA).

   The InfiniBand Architecture [INFINIV1] (IBA) is defined by the
   InfiniBand Trade Association.  InfiniBand is designed to provide low
   latency, high bandwidth interconnect in a computing environment.
   This document will define the objects related to managing a specific
   class of InfiniBand nodes called Channel Adapters.

   A Channel Adapter (CA) is the end-point for IBA packets that are sent
   and received over the IBA switching fabric.  There are two types of
   CAs: Host Channel Adapters (HCA) and Target Channel Adapters (TCA).
   Typically, HCAs are used by host processors and TCAs are used by I/O
   adapters to connect to the IBA switch fabric.  The HCA supports the
   IBA Verbs layer as the transport layer interface, while the TCA often
   uses its own implementation-specific interface to the transport
   layer.

   The key words "MUST", "MUST NOT", "REQUIRED", "SHALL", "SHALL NOT"
   "SHOULD", "SHOULD NOT", "RECOMMENDED", "MAY", and "OPTIONAL" in
   this document are to be interpreted as described in
   RFC 2119 [RFC2119].


2. The Internet-Standard Management Framework

   For a detailed overview of the documents that describe the current
   Internet-Standard Management Framework, please refer to section 7 of
   RFC 3410 [RFC3410].

   Managed objects are accessed via a virtual information store, termed
   the Management Information Base or MIB.  MIB objects are generally
   accessed through the Simple Network Management Protocol (SNMP).
   Objects in the MIB are defined using the mechanisms defined in the
   Structure of Management Information (SMI).  This memo specifies a MIB
   module that is compliant to the SMIv2, which is described in STD 58,
   RFC 2578 [RFC2578], STD 58, RFC 2579 [RFC2579] and STD 58, RFC 2580
   [RFC2580].


3.  Structure of the MIB

   This section describes the structure of the IPOIB CA MIB.

3.1.  Overview

   The SNMP management of the CA involves the monitoring of key channel
   adapter attributes.

3.2.  Discussion of MIB Groups

   The CA MIB is divided into two basic groups: MIB objects and the

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   conformance group.

3.3.  The CA MIB Objects

   The CA MIB objects correlate to the set of Channel Adapter
   attributes.  These attributes are organized into three major CA MIB
   groups.

   These are: the General Channel Adapter Info Group, the Channel
   Adapter Attributes Info Group, and the Channel Adapter Port
   Attributes and Gid Info Group.

3.3.1.  The General Channel Adapter Info Group

   This group provides general information common to any InfiniBand
   network entity that contains CAs.  This includes distinguishing
   between the HCA and the TCA, displaying the node GUIDs, and showing
   the number of ports on each CA.

3.3.2.  The Channel Adapter Attributes Info Group

   This group provides more specific information about the CAs on a
   network entity.  This includes various attribute flags, transport
   service support, and other CA characteristics.

3.3.3. The Channel Adapter Port Attributes and Gid Info Group

   This group provides information about the CA ports.  This includes
   the type of physical interfaces supported, other port attributes,
   and a table containing the port GIDs.

3.4. The CA Conformance Group

   The CA Conformance Group lists the possible compliances for various
   types of InfiniBand nodes that contain channel adapters.  Currently,
   two types of compliance are defined: basic and full.  The units of
   conformance which define the constituent object groups are also
   listed.

3.4.1.  CA Compliance Groups

   The Compliance Groups list acceptable MIB implementation
   requirements.


4. IPOIB CA MIB Definitions

IB-CA-MIB DEFINITIONS ::= BEGIN

IMPORTS
   MODULE-IDENTITY, OBJECT-TYPE,
   Unsigned32                                     FROM SNMPv2-SMI
   TruthValue                                     FROM SNMPv2-TC

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   MODULE-COMPLIANCE, OBJECT-GROUP                FROM SNMPv2-CONF
   infinibandMIB, IbDataPort                      FROM IB-TC-MIB;

ibCaMIB MODULE-IDENTITY
   LAST-UPDATED    "200410151200Z"   -- October 15, 2004 12:00:00 GMT
   ORGANIZATION    "IETF IP Over IB (IPOIB) Working Group"
   CONTACT-INFO
       "Sean Harnedy (sharnedy@mangrovesystems.com)
        Mangrove Systems, Inc.

        Email comments to the IPOIB WG Mailing List at
        ipoverib@ietf.org."
   DESCRIPTION
      "Copyright (C) The Internet Society (2004).  The initial
       version of this MIB module was published in RFC XXXX; for
       full legal notices see the RFC itself.  Supplementary
       information may be available on
       http://www.ietf.org/copyrights/ianamib.html.

       This module contains managed object definitions for
       the instrumentation for an InfiniBand Channel Adapter (CA)."
   REVISION
      "200410151200Z"  -- 15 October 2004 12:00:00 GMT
   DESCRIPTION
      "Initial version published as part of RFC XXXX."
   ::= { infinibandMIB 4 }

--****************************************************************
--  Object Identifiers for the IPOIB CA MIB
--****************************************************************

ibCaObjects         OBJECT IDENTIFIER ::= { ibCaMIB 1 }
ibCaConformance     OBJECT IDENTIFIER ::= { ibCaMIB 2 }

--****************************************************************
-- General Channel Adapter Info Group
--
-- DESCRIPTION: This group contains a table that describes
--    general information about the Channel Adapters present in
--    this Managed System Element.
--****************************************************************

ibCaGeneralInfo OBJECT IDENTIFIER ::= { ibCaObjects 1 }

--****************************************************************
--  Channel Adapters General Information Table
--****************************************************************

ibCaGeneralInfoTable OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX SEQUENCE OF IbCaGeneralInfoEntry
   MAX-ACCESS not-accessible
   STATUS current


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   DESCRIPTION
      "A table containing general information about the Channel
       Adapters on this network entity."
   ::= { ibCaGeneralInfo 1 }

ibCaGeneralInfoEntry OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX IbCaGeneralInfoEntry
   MAX-ACCESS not-accessible
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "A conceptual row of the ibCaGeneralInfoTable containing
       information about the general characteristics of each
       Channel Adapter on this network entity."
   INDEX   { ibCaIndex }
   ::= { ibCaGeneralInfoTable 1 }

IbCaGeneralInfoEntry ::= SEQUENCE {
   ibCaIndex Unsigned32,
   ibCaType INTEGER,
   ibCaNodeGuid OCTET STRING,
   ibCaNumPorts Unsigned32
   }

ibCaIndex OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX Unsigned32(1..254)
   MAX-ACCESS not-accessible
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Index that identifies the specific CA on this network
       entity.  The index is defined for a range of CAs from
       1 to N, where N can have a maximum value of 254."
   ::= { ibCaGeneralInfoEntry 1 }

ibCaType OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX INTEGER {
                  unknown(1),
                  hca(2),            -- host CA
                  tca(3)             -- terminal CA
                  }
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Type of Channel Adapter: either a Host Channel Adapter (HCA),
       or a Target Channel Adapter (TCA).  The key difference between
       an HCA and a TCA is that the HCA supports the IBA Verbs layer,
       while the TCA uses an implementation dependent interface to
       the transport layer.  If the type of CA cannot be determined,
       the unknown(1) value is returned."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1 Vol. 1. Section 17.1."
   ::= { ibCaGeneralInfoEntry 2 }



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ibCaNodeGuid OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX OCTET STRING (SIZE(8))
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "The GUID of this CA.  All ports on the same node shall
       report the same CA node GUID value.  This provides a
       means for uniquely identifying a CA node within a
       subnet and helps to determine the co-location of
       the ports."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1. Section 17.2.5."
   ::= { ibCaGeneralInfoEntry 3 }

ibCaNumPorts OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX Unsigned32(1..254)
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Number of physical IB data ports on this Channel Adapter. Ports
       are numbered starting from 1. If there is more than one port,
       the ports are numbered sequentially."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.1.3; Table 259 Port Attributes & Functions."
   ::= { ibCaGeneralInfoEntry 4 }

--****************************************************************
-- Channel Adapter Attributes Info Group
--
-- DESCRIPTION: This group contains a table that describes more
--    specific attributes about each CA on the network entity.
--****************************************************************

ibCaAttrInfo OBJECT IDENTIFIER ::= { ibCaObjects 2 }

--****************************************************************
-- Channel Adapter Attributes Table
--****************************************************************

ibCaAttributeTable OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX SEQUENCE OF IbCaAttributeEntry
   MAX-ACCESS not-accessible
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "A table containing information about the Channel Adapter
       attributes on this network entity."
   ::= { ibCaAttrInfo 1 }

ibCaAttributeEntry OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX IbCaAttributeEntry
   MAX-ACCESS not-accessible
   STATUS current

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   DESCRIPTION
      "A conceptual row of the ibCaAttributeTable containing
       information about the general characteristics of each
       Channel Adapter on this network entity."
   INDEX   { ibCaIndex }
   ::= { ibCaAttributeTable 1 }

IbCaAttributeEntry ::= SEQUENCE {
   ibCaHasReliableConnection TruthValue,
   ibCaHasUnreliableConnection TruthValue,
   ibCaHasReliableDatagram TruthValue,
   ibCaHasUnreliableDatagram TruthValue,
   ibCaSupportsAtomicOperations TruthValue,
   ibCaSupportsOtherOperations TruthValue,
   ibCaSupportsSolicitedEvents TruthValue,
   ibCaPathMtuSetSupport INTEGER,
   ibCaGenEndToEndFlowControl TruthValue,
   ibCaSupportsMulticast TruthValue,
   ibCaSupportsAutoPathMigration TruthValue,
   ibCaSupportsMemoryProtection TruthValue,
   ibCaSupportsLoopback TruthValue,
   ibCaSupportsSubnetManager TruthValue
   }

ibCaHasReliableConnection OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX TruthValue
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Flag that indicates whether this CA supports
       Reliable Connection (RC) transport service."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.2; Table 260 Channel Adapter Attributes."
   ::= { ibCaAttributeEntry 1 }

ibCaHasUnreliableConnection OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX TruthValue
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Flag that indicates whether this CA supports
       Unreliable Connection (UC) transport service."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.2; Table 260 Channel Adapter Attributes."
   ::= { ibCaAttributeEntry 2 }

ibCaHasReliableDatagram OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX TruthValue
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION

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      "Flag that indicates whether this CA supports
       Reliable Datagram (RD) transport service."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.2; Table 260 Channel Adapter Attributes."
   ::= { ibCaAttributeEntry 3 }

ibCaHasUnreliableDatagram OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX TruthValue
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Flag that indicates whether this CA supports
       Unreliable Datagram (UD) transport service."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.2; Table 260 Channel Adapter Attributes."
   ::= { ibCaAttributeEntry 4 }

ibCaSupportsAtomicOperations OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX TruthValue
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Flag that indicates whether this CA supports
       atomic operations.  An atomic operation is an operation
       that is guaranteed to finish without having another
       operation alter the results once the atomic operation
       has been initiated."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.2; Table 260 Channel Adapter Attributes."
   ::= { ibCaAttributeEntry 5 }

ibCaSupportsOtherOperations OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX TruthValue
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Flag that indicates whether this CA supports
       all of the other operations (excluding atomic operations)
       defined for a particular supported transport service."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.2; Table 260 Channel Adapter Attributes."
   ::= { ibCaAttributeEntry 6 }

ibCaSupportsSolicitedEvents OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX TruthValue
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Flag that indicates whether this CA supports the

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       generation and reception of solicited events.  A solicited
       event is a feature by which a queue pair consumer on a
       CA can cause an event to be generated at the destination
       when its message is received."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.2; Table 260 Channel Adapter Attributes.

       and Section 9.2.3 Solicited Event (SE) - 1 bit."
   ::= { ibCaAttributeEntry 7 }

ibCaPathMtuSetSupport OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX INTEGER {
                  mtu256(1),
                  mtu256n512(2),
                  mtu256n512n1024(3),
                  mtu256n512n1024n2048(4),
                  mtu256n512n1024n2048n4096(5)
                  }
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Set of MTU values (in bytes) supported by this CA for all
       transport service classes.  The Maximum Transfer Unit is the
       largest size allowable for the packet payload."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.2; Table 260 Channel Adapter Attributes."
   ::= { ibCaAttributeEntry 8 }

ibCaGenEndToEndFlowControl OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX TruthValue
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Flag that indicates whether this CA supports
       the generation of end-to-end flow control.  End-to-end
       flow control is a mechanism that prevents sending messages
       when the destination does not have adequate receive buffers
       to receive the message."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.2; Table 260 Channel Adapter Attributes."
   ::= { ibCaAttributeEntry 9 }

ibCaSupportsMulticast OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX TruthValue
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Flag that indicates whether this CA supports multicast
       operations.  Multicast is the ability to deliver a single
       packet to multiple ports."

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   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.2; Table 260 Channel Adapter Attributes."
   ::= { ibCaAttributeEntry 10 }

ibCaSupportsAutoPathMigration OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX TruthValue
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Flag that indicates whether this CA supports
       automatic path migration.  Automatic path migration
       is the process by which a CA (on a per QP basis)
       signals another CA to cause path migration to a
       preset alternate path."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.2; Table 260 Channel Adapter Attributes."
   ::= { ibCaAttributeEntry 11 }

ibCaSupportsMemoryProtection OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX TruthValue
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Flag that indicates whether this CA supports InfiniBand
       memory management protection mechanisms."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.2; Table 260 Channel Adapter Attributes.
       and Section 10.6 Memory Management."
   ::= { ibCaAttributeEntry 12 }

ibCaSupportsLoopback OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX TruthValue
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Flag that indicates whether this CA supports
       loopback operations.  Loopback support allows for the
       sending and receiving of self-addressed packets that
       do not go out on the wire.  If this feature is supported,
       self-addressed packets must work, even if no switch is
       present."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.2; Table 260 Channel Adapter Attributes."
   ::= { ibCaAttributeEntry 13 }

ibCaSupportsSubnetManager OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX TruthValue
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current

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   DESCRIPTION
      "Flag that indicates whether this CA supports
       a Subnet Manager (SM) instance."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.2; Table 260 Channel Adapter Attributes."
   ::= { ibCaAttributeEntry 14 }

--****************************************************************
-- Channel Adapter Port Attributes and GID Info Group
--
-- DESCRIPTION: This group contains information about the CA ports
--    on the network entity and the GID table associated with each
--    port.
--****************************************************************

ibCaPortAttrInfo OBJECT IDENTIFIER ::= { ibCaObjects 3 }

--****************************************************************
-- Channel Adapter Port Attribute Table
--****************************************************************

ibCaPortAttributeTable OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX SEQUENCE OF IbCaPortAttributeEntry
   MAX-ACCESS not-accessible
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "A table containing information about the Channel Adapter
       port attributes on this network entity."
   ::= { ibCaPortAttrInfo 1 }

ibCaPortAttributeEntry OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX IbCaPortAttributeEntry
   MAX-ACCESS not-accessible
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "A conceptual row of the ibCaPortAttributeTable containing
       information about the general characteristics of each
       Channel Adapter port on this network entity."
   INDEX { ibCaIndex, ibCaPortIndex }
   ::= { ibCaPortAttributeTable 1 }

IbCaPortAttributeEntry ::= SEQUENCE {
   ibCaPortIndex IbDataPort,
   ibCaPortGuid OCTET STRING,
   ibCaPhysicalInterface INTEGER,
   ibCaSupportsStaticRateControl TruthValue,
   ibCaInterpacketDelayValue INTEGER,
   ibCaSupportsMultipathing TruthValue,
   ibCaValidatesInPktDlid TruthValue,
   ibCaMaxGidsPerPort Unsigned32
   }


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ibCaPortIndex OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX IbDataPort
   MAX-ACCESS not-accessible
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Index that identifies the InfiniBand data port.  The IBA
       defines a range of valid data ports from 1 to N, where
       N can have a maximum value of 254 for an IBA switch."
   ::= { ibCaPortAttributeEntry 1 }


ibCaPortGuid OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX OCTET STRING (SIZE(8))
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "The GUID of this CA port.  All ports on the same CA shall
       report a unique ibCaPortGuid value.  This provides a means
       for uniquely identifying a CA port on a node within a subnet
       and helps to determine the co-location of the ports."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1. Section 17.2.5."
   ::= { ibCaPortAttributeEntry 2 }

ibCaPhysicalInterface OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX INTEGER {
                  cable(1),
                  fiber(2),
                  backplane(3)
                  }
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "The physical interface for this CA.  When the value
       is cable(1), the CA supports a cable connector physical
       interface.  This physical attach point is defined for use
       with copper cables. When the value is fiber(2), the CA
       supports a fiber connector physical interface. This
       physical attach point is defined for use with optical
       cables.  When the value is backplane(3), the CA supports
       a backplane connector physical interface.  This physical
       attach point is defined for accepting a specified form
       factor that houses the channel adapter."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.1.3 Port Attributes and Functions;
       Vol. 2. 3.1 Introduction (Physical Layer Overview)."
   ::= { ibCaPortAttributeEntry 3 }

ibCaSupportsStaticRateControl OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX TruthValue
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current

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   DESCRIPTION
      "Flag that indicates whether this CA supports static
       rate control.  Static rate controls are required for
       all IB ports that support a data rate over 2.5 Gbps."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.6 Static Rate Control."
   ::= { ibCaPortAttributeEntry 4 }

ibCaInterpacketDelayValue OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX INTEGER {
                  unknown(1),
                  zero(2),     -- 100%
                  three(3),    -- 25%
                  two(4),      -- 33%
                  eleven(5)    -- 8%
                  }
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Interpacket Delay Value (IPD) supported for CAs that have
       static rate control (i.e., the ibCaSupportsStaticRateControl
       object must have a value of true(1) for this object to
       contain a valid value; Otherwise, unknown(1) is returned).
       The IPD allows for the slowing of the packet rate for all
       of the standard link rates.

       An ibCaInterpacketDelayValue of zero(2) is required for all CAs
       that support static rate control.  An ibCaInterpacketDelayValue
       of three(3) is required by CAs that support 1 GBs or higher
       link rate.  An ibCaInterpacketDelayValue of two(4) is required by
       CAs that support 3 Gbps or higher link rates and, an
       ibCaInterpacketDelayValue of eleven(5) is required by CAs that
       also support 3 Gbps or higher link rates."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 17.2.6 Static Rate Control, and Table 261
       Static Rate Control IPD Values."
   ::= { ibCaPortAttributeEntry 5 }

ibCaSupportsMultipathing OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX TruthValue
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Flag that indicates whether this CA supports multipathing.
       The CA link layer port checks the unicast DLID in the
       received packet for validity by masking the number of low
       order bits indicated by the LID Mask Control field (LMC)
       before comparing the DLID to its assigned LID if this
       object is true(1)."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.

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       Section 7.2.1.3. and Table 259 Port Attributes & Functions;
       Also, Section 7.11.1 Multipathing Requirements on End Node."
   ::= { ibCaPortAttributeEntry 6 }

ibCaValidatesInPktDlid OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX TruthValue
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Flag that indicates whether this CA supports the validation
       of incoming packet DLIDs, and if the GRH is present, the
       DGID."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 7.2.1.3. and Table 259 Port Attributes & Functions."
   ::= { ibCaPortAttributeEntry 7 }

ibCaMaxGidsPerPort OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX Unsigned32(1..65535)
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Maximum number of GIDs per port.  The maximum number of
       unicast GIDs supported per CA port is implementation specific.
       Each port will support at least one (1) GID."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 7.2.1.3. and Table 259 Port Attributes & Functions."
   ::= { ibCaPortAttributeEntry 8 }

--****************************************************************
-- Channel Adapter Port Global Identifier (GID) Table
--****************************************************************

ibCaPortGidTable OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX SEQUENCE OF IbCaPortGidEntry
   MAX-ACCESS not-accessible
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "A table containing the port GIDs for each CA."
   ::= { ibCaPortAttrInfo 2 }

ibCaPortGidEntry OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX IbCaPortGidEntry
   MAX-ACCESS not-accessible
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "A conceptual row of the ibCaPortGidTable containing
       information about a particular GID on an IB port
       for a particular CA."
   INDEX { ibCaIndex, ibCaPortIndex, ibCaPortGidIndex }
   ::= { ibCaPortGidTable 1 }


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IbCaPortGidEntry ::= SEQUENCE {
   ibCaPortGidIndex Unsigned32,
   ibCaPortGidValue OCTET STRING
   }

ibCaPortGidIndex OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX Unsigned32(1..65535)
   MAX-ACCESS not-accessible
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "Index that identifies the GID entry for this IB data port.
       Each port on a CA is assigned at least 1 unicast GID.
       Note, the value of ibCaPortGidIndex will never be greater
       than the value of ibCaMaxGidsPerPort that defines the
       upper value for this index."
   ::= { ibCaPortGidEntry 1 }

ibCaPortGidValue OBJECT-TYPE
   SYNTAX OCTET STRING (SIZE(16))
   MAX-ACCESS read-only
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "The Global Identifier (GID) is a 128-bit (16-byte) unicast
       or multicast identifier used to identify a channel adapter
       port.  A GID is a valid 128-bit IPv6 address (as defined in
       RFC 2373) with additional IBA modifications that facilitate
       node discovery, routing, and communications."
   REFERENCE
      "InfiniBand Architecture Release 1.1. Vol. 1.
       Section 4.1.1 GID Usage and Properties."
   ::= { ibCaPortGidEntry 2 }

--****************************************************************
-- Module Conformance Statement
--
-- DESCRIPTION: The module conformance statement includes the
--    compliance statements and the units of conformance
--    section.
--****************************************************************

ibCaCompliances OBJECT IDENTIFIER ::= { ibCaConformance 1 }

ibCaGroups OBJECT IDENTIFIER ::= { ibCaConformance 2 }

--****************************************************************
-- Compliance Statements
--****************************************************************

ibCaBasicCompliance MODULE-COMPLIANCE
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "The basic CA implementation requirements for agents that
       support the IPOIB CA MIB."

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   MODULE -- this module
       MANDATORY-GROUPS {
                        ibCaGeneralGroup
                        }
   ::= { ibCaCompliances 1 }

ibCaFullCompliance MODULE-COMPLIANCE
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "The complete node implementation requirements for agents that
       support the full IPOIB CA MIB."
   MODULE -- this module
       MANDATORY-GROUPS {
                        ibCaGeneralGroup,
                        ibCaAttrGroup,
                        ibCaPortAttrGroup,
                        ibCaPortGidGroup
                        }
   ::= { ibCaCompliances 2 }

--****************************************************************
-- Units of Conformance
--****************************************************************

ibCaGeneralGroup OBJECT-GROUP
   OBJECTS  {
       ibCaType,
       ibCaNodeGuid,
       ibCaNumPorts
   }
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "The ibCaGeneralGroup defines the MIB objects that describe
       the general characteristics of this Channel Adapter."
   ::= { ibCaGroups 1 }

ibCaAttrGroup OBJECT-GROUP
   OBJECTS  {
       ibCaHasReliableConnection,
       ibCaHasUnreliableConnection,
       ibCaHasReliableDatagram,
       ibCaHasUnreliableDatagram,
       ibCaSupportsAtomicOperations,
       ibCaSupportsOtherOperations,
       ibCaSupportsSolicitedEvents,
       ibCaPathMtuSetSupport,
       ibCaGenEndToEndFlowControl,
       ibCaSupportsMulticast,
       ibCaSupportsAutoPathMigration,
       ibCaSupportsMemoryProtection,
       ibCaSupportsLoopback,
       ibCaSupportsSubnetManager
   }

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   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "The ibCaAttrGroup defines the MIB objects that describe
       more specific attributes about the Channel Adapter."
   ::= { ibCaGroups 2 }

ibCaPortAttrGroup OBJECT-GROUP
   OBJECTS  {
       ibCaPortGuid,
       ibCaPhysicalInterface,
       ibCaSupportsStaticRateControl,
       ibCaInterpacketDelayValue,
       ibCaSupportsMultipathing,
       ibCaValidatesInPktDlid,
       ibCaMaxGidsPerPort
   }
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "The ibCaPortAttrGroup defines the MIB objects that describe
       attributes about the Channel Adapter ports."
   ::= { ibCaGroups 3 }

ibCaPortGidGroup OBJECT-GROUP
   OBJECTS  {
       ibCaPortGidValue
   }
   STATUS current
   DESCRIPTION
      "The ibCaPortGidGroup defines the MIB objects that describe
       attributes about the Channel Adapter port GIDs."
   ::= { ibCaGroups 4 }

END


5. Security Considerations

   This memo defines textual conventions and object identities for use
   in IPOVERIB MIB modules.  Security issues for these MIB modules are
   addressed in the memos defining those modules.  Because this memo
   does not define management objects, the memo has no impact on the
   security of the Internet.


6.  IANA Considerations

   IANA is requested to make a MIB OID assignment under the transmission
   branch, that is, assign the infinibandMIB under { transmission 199 }.
   This sub-id is requested because 199 is the ifType for
   infiniband(199) and is available under transmission.

   In the future, IPOIB related standards track MIB modules should be
   rooted under the infinibandMIB subtree.  The IANA is requested to

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   manage that namespace.  New assignments can only be made via a
   Standards Action as specified in [RFC2434].

   This document also requests IANA to assign { infinibandMIB 4 } to the
   IB-CA-MIB specified in this document.


7. References

7.1. Normative References

   [RFC2119] Bradner, S., "Key words for use in RFCs to Indicate
             Requirement Levels", BCP 14, RFC 2119, March 1997.

   [RFC2434] Narten, T. and H. Alvestrand, "Guidelines for Writing an
             IANA Considerations Section in RFCs", BCP: 26, RFC 2434,
             October 1998.

   [RFC2578] McCloghrie, K., Perkins, D., Schoenwaelder, J., Case, J.,
             Rose, M. and S. Waldbusser, "Structure of Management
             Information Version 2 (SMIv2)", STD 58, RFC 2578, April
             1999.

   [RFC2579] McCloghrie, K., Perkins, D., Schoenwaelder, J., Case, J.,
             Rose, M. and S. Waldbusser, "Textual Conventions for
             SMIv2", STD 58, RFC 2579, April 1999.

   [RFC2580] McCloghrie, K., Perkins, D., Schoenwaelder, J., Case, J.,
             Rose, M. and S. Waldbusser, "Conformance Statements for
             SMIv2", STD 58, RFC 2580, April 1999.

   [INFINIV1] InfiniBand Architecture Specification Volume 1,
              Release 1.1, November 6, 2002.


7.2. Informative References

   [RFC3410] Case, J., Mundy, R., Partain, D. and B. Stewart,
             "Introduction and Applicability Statements for
             Internet-Standard Management Framework", RFC 3410,
             December 2002.


8. Author's Address

   Sean Harnedy
   Mangrove Systems, Inc.
   10 Fairfield Boulevard
   Wallingford, CT 06492
   USA
   Phone: +1-203-679-7539
   Email: sharnedy@mangrovesystems.com


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