Can the cisco 1231G autonomous become a LWAP and Join a WISM controller and be and be managed by the WCS. I tried doing the upgrade to 12.3(7)JA3 as recommended by CISCO. But there were no option to join a controller.
The 1231 is fully supported in the Autonomous to Lwapp migration :) The upgrade to 12.3(7)JA3 or 12.3(11)JA is just the first step of the process so you have a little more to do still. Here is the latest doc that I could find that details the process.
Upgrading Autonomous Cisco Aironet Access Points to Lightweight Mode
Transferring Crash file from standby: Login to the Active WLC in HA.
From CLI: (Cisco Controller) >transfer upload datatype crash (Cisco
Controller) >transfer upload filename (Cisco
Controller) >transfer upload mode tftp (Cisco Controller) >transfer
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