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On Linux clients, you can set up your licensing environment using an environment variable.
On Linux clients, you can set the environment variable
ARMLMD_LICENSE_FILE to include
@’ symbol before the name of the server. For example,
You can configure your Linux client to obtain its license from a server using shell commands, or by editing the .frlxlmrc file.
If you are using csh or tcsh, you can set the environment variable for a single server by entering:
setenv ARMLMD_LICENSE_FILE 8224@my_server
If you are using bash or sh, enter:
If you want to refer to more than one floating license server, you can add these values to your environment variables. For example, in csh or tcsh enter:
In this example, the port number is omitted for
my_server3 because a
default port is being used. In all cases you might want to add the environment
variable settings to your startup scripts so that your licensing is set up
automatically when you log in.
You can edit the .flexlmrc file in your home directory to set up client licensing by adding the line:
is the value for the environment
variable, such as