This document specifies the MSDTC Connection Manager: OleTx Transports Protocol. The MSDTC Connection Manager: OleTx Transports Protocol is a remote procedure call (RPC) interface for establishing duplex sessions between two partners and for exchanging messages between them. The MSDTC Connection Manager: OleTx Transports Protocol is a framing and message transport protocol and, as such, is designed to have other protocols layered over the basic session, messaging, and security services that it provides.
Sections 1.8, 2, and 3 of this specification are normative and can contain the terms MAY, SHOULD, MUST, MUST NOT, and SHOULD NOT as defined in [RFC2119]. Sections 1.5 and 1.9 are also normative but do not contain those terms. All other sections and examples in this specification are informative.