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How To: Update the license file on UNIX

Summary

Steps to upgrade the license file.

Procedure

  1. Go to the License Manager directory:

    Code:
    % cd $ARCHOME/sysgen

  2. Make sure no one is using licenses by checking the license manager status:

    Code:
    % ./lmutil lmstat -a -c license.dat

  3. If no one is using licenses, shut down the license manager:

    Code:
    % ./lmutil lmdown -c license.dat

  4. Copy the new license file in from the email sent by keycodes@esri.com

    Code:
    % cp <hostid>.txt

  5. Rename the existing license file:

    Code:
    % mv license.dat license.old

  6. Rename the new license file:

    Code:
    % mv <hostid>.txt license.dat

  7. Start the license manager:

    Code:
    % ./lmgrd -c license.dat > license.log

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