SecureStack B5/C5 feature AP-Aware not found

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I search for a possibilty to authenticate an Extreme Networks AP on G3 and C5 switches via 802.1x, but the traffic that comes bridged@AP should NOT be authenticated.

So I found this here for XOS

And ask there for a solution for EOS Switches, and I got this:


But when I was not able to find anything about this feature "AP-Aware" oder "auth-override" on a LAB C5 with running

Am I wrong?
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This feature was added to the SecureStack C5 in the firmware which is currently available.  It is best deployed using the ExtremeManagement PM.
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There was a typo in the article for the firmware version.  The actual firmware version for B5/C5 is as that the feature was added according to release notes:

Changes and Enhancements in

This image is now Policy “AP-Aware” ready. This feature will be available when supported by Policy

I have just updated the article to yield the correct firmware version.

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I found this while looking into this question:
"set policy profile” - a new optional prarmeter on command called auth-override [enable|disable], default is disable.
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Here's an example from Matthias...

#policy set policy profile 2 name "WLAN-AP" pvid-status enable pvid 10 egress-vlans 2,31-34 untagged-vlans 10 auth-override enable ! End B5(su)->show port egress Port Vlan Egress Registration Number Id Status Status ------------------------------------------------------------ ge.1.17 1 untagged static ge.1.17 2 tagged etsysPolicyProfile ge.1.17 10 untagged etsysPolicyProfile ge.1.17 31 tagged etsysPolicyProfile ge.1.17 32 tagged etsysPolicyProfile ge.1.17 33 tagged etsysPolicyProfile ge.1.17 34 tagged etsysPolicyProfile ge.1.48 1 untagged static B5(su)-> B5(su)->show policy profile 2 -verbose Profile Index : 2 Profile Name : WLAN-AP Row Status : active Port VID Status : Enable Port VID Override : 10 CoS : 0 CoS Status : Disable Egress Vlans : 2,31-34 Forbidden Vlans : none Untagged Vlans : 10 Rule Precedence : 1-31 :MACSource(1),MACDest(2),IP6Dest(10), :IPSource(12),IPDest(13),UDPSrcPort(15), :UDPDestPort(16),TCPSrcPort(17),TCPDestPort(18), :IPTOS(21),IPProto(22),ICMP6Type(23), :Ether(25),VLANTag(27) Admin Profile Usage : none Oper Profile Usage : none Dynamic Profile Usage : ge.1.17 Port Auth Override : Enable ----------------------------------------------------------- B5(su)->
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Welcome to The Hub, Patrick!