This article describes the process of setting up
LM_LICENSE_FILE for Windows and Unix System Administrators.
When you install the ATTClm server, in Windows, the installation process places the license file in
<install_dir>\attclm<x.x>\adm and stores the license file value under
HKEY_LOCAL_MACHINE > SOFTWARE > FLEXlm License
Manager > attclmd daemon.
Note: Only client machines use
LM_LICENSE_FILE. On Windows servers, the ATTClm registry stores the license file pathname.
To change this value, as administrator:
- Click the Config Services tab.
- Enter the full path, where the license file is now placed, in the Path to the license file field.
- Click Save Service.
To set the
LM_LICENSE_FILE variable for the UNIX system administrators:
Log in as a system administrator on the server node where you want to run utilities or daemons.
Create a group called
/etc/groupfile and put everyone with license administrator privileges into it.Note: Only lmadmin group members can access the
lmrereadif you start the daemons with the
-pparameter. Refer to starting license daemon/services manually for information about the
Define the license administrator environment variable by entering:
setenv LM_LICENSE_FILE <install_dir>/attclm<x.x>/adm
setenvcommand line from Step 3 to the .cshrc file of all users in the
lmadmingroup who will run daemons or
lmutilcommands so that the system defines this variable automatically when they log in.
Add the following commands to the .profile file of all users in the
LM_LICENSE_FILE=<install_dir>/attclm<x.x>/ adm export M_LICENSE_FILE