No "configure terminal" command in the priviledge mode

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Jan 26th, 2010
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Hi guys,


I am seting up a Cisco 1250G AP through console port at the first time, something very strange, I can't find "configure terminal" command under priviledge mode. Does someone know why? Thanks in advance.


AP0026.994c.e39c#sh privilege
Current privilege level is 15
AP0026.994c.e39c#?
Exec commands:
  cd               Change current directory
  clear            Reset functions
  clock            Manage the system clock
  crypto           Encryption related commands.
  debug            Debugging functions (see also 'undebug')
  delete           Delete a file
  dir              List files on a filesystem
  disable          Turn off privileged commands
  dot1x            IEEE 802.1X Exec Commands
  enable           Turn on privileged commands
  exit             Exit from the EXEC
  fsck             Fsck a filesystem
  help             Description of the interactive help system
  led              LED functions
  lock             Lock the terminal
  login            Log in as a particular user
  logout           Exit from the EXEC
  lwapconfig       OfficeExtend AP configurations
  lwapp            lwapp exec commands
  mkdir            Create new directory
  monitor          Monitoring different system events
  more             Display the contents of a file
  name-connection  Name an existing network connection
  no               Disable debugging functions
  ping             Send echo messages
  pwd              Display current working directory
  radius           radius exec commands
  release          Release a resource
  reload           Halt and perform a cold restart
  rename           Rename a file
  renew            Renew a resource
  rmdir            Remove existing directory
  rsh              Execute a remote command
  save             Start to save raise_interrupt_level stack
  send             Send a message to other tty lines
  set              Set system parameter (not config)
  show             Show running system information
  ssh              Open a secure shell client connection
  systat           Display information about terminal lines
  terminal         Set terminal line parameters
  test             Test subsystems, memory, and interfaces
  traceroute       Trace route to destination
  undebug          Disable debugging functions (see also 'debug')
  upgrade          Upgrade software
  verify           Verify a file
  where            List active connections

AP0026.994c.e39c#config ter
                  ^
% Invalid input detected at '^' marker.

AP0026.994c.e39c#


AP0026.994c.e39c#sh ver
Cisco IOS Software, C1250 Software (C1250-K9W8-M), Version 12.4(21a)JA, RELEASE SOFTWARE (fc1)
Technical Support: http://www.cisco.com/techsupport
Copyright (c) 1986-2009 by Cisco Systems, Inc.
Compiled Mon 08-Jun-09 16:49 by prod_rel_team

Correct Answer by George Stefanick about 7 years 4 months ago

Hello,


The reason why you dont have the config t prompt is because you have an LWAPP access point. LWAPP ap's dont have a config t, as the ap is config from the WLC.


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George Stefanick Tue, 01/26/2010 - 17:43
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Hello,


The reason why you dont have the config t prompt is because you have an LWAPP access point. LWAPP ap's dont have a config t, as the ap is config from the WLC.


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Leo Laohoo Tue, 01/26/2010 - 19:47
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Upgrade the IOS to 12.4(21a)JA1 and this should work, however, you won't be able to save your config.

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