The ianaifType MIB module defines the IANAifType textual convention, and thus the enumerated values of the ifType object defined in MIB-II's ifTable.

ianaifType textual convention

Name Description


Syntax: Integer

This data type is used as the syntax of the ifType object in the (updated) definition of MIB-II's ifTable. The definition of this textual convention with the addition of newly assigned values is published periodically by the IANA, in either the Assigned Numbers RFC, or some derivative of it specific to Internet Network Management number assignments. (The latest arrangements can be obtained by contacting the IANA.)


Syntax: Integer

The encapsulation method used by a tunnel.