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Why POE status is disabled on the ports of an Aruba MAS?
Q:
Why POE status is disabled on the ports of an Aruba MAS?


A:
If the ports on an Aruba MAS is shown with POE status as disabled is because the port will be configured for mirroring, we can verify the same with the below configuration.

(Switch2500) #show interface gigabitethernet 0/0/16


GE0/0/16 is administratively Up, Link is Down, Line protocol is Down 

Hardware is Gigabit Ethernet, Interface is GE0/0/16, Address is 00:1a:1e:09:0c:52

Port is a Destination Mirror Port.

Encapsulation ARPA, Loopback not set

Configured: duplex (Auto), Speed (Auto), FC (Off), Autoneg (On)

Auto negotiation in progress

Interface index: 17

MTU 1514 bytes

Link flaps: 1

Flags: Access, Trusted

Link status last changed:     0d 00:00:00 ago

Last update of counters:     0d 00:00:00 ago

Last clearing of counters:     0d 00:00:00 ago

Statistics:

    Received 699 frames, 45348 octets

    0 pps, 0 bps

    0 unicast, 698 multicast, 1 broadcast

    0 runts, 0 giants, 0 throttles

    0 error octets, 0 CRC frames

    Transmitted 195 frames, 19338 octets

    0 pps, 0 bps

    3 unicast, 114 multicast, 78 broadcast

    0 throttles, 0 errors octets, 0 deferred

    0 collisions, 0 late collisions

PoE Information:

Administratively Disable, Port status: Off, Power consumption: 0 mW

PSE port status: Off, CLI admin disabled
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