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Re: snmpconf comments should never include technical descriptions
>>>>> On Tue, 13 Mar 2001 10:22:04 -0500, Jon Saperia <firstname.lastname@example.org> said:
Jon> One other item that should be added though is that there is value
Jon> in the front matter of both standard and vendor specific MIB
Jon> Modules that gives general contextual or technology grounding for
Jon> the MIB Module. I do not think this violates your rules about
Jon> putting things in the DESCRIPTION clause though.
Grounding yes, description of usage no.
Actually, I think that publishing MIBs inside an ID or RFC solely
designed to publish that MIB is a bad way to go, because people will
want to write text in the rest of the document that should either go
into description clauses or is a duplicate of the text in description