How to determine your license key number?

Article:TECH6085  |  Created: 2000-01-02  |  Updated: 2001-01-30  |  Article URL http://www.symantec.com/docs/TECH6085
Article Type
Technical Solution

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Environment

Issue



How to determine your license key number?

Solution



1) Display the licence information with the vxlicense -p command

#vxlicense -p

vrts:vxlicense: INFO: Feature name: VXFS [80]                          ------------------------(note [80] is the feature name number)
vrts:vxlicense: INFO: Number of licenses: 1 (non-floating)
vrts:vxlicense: INFO: Expiration date: Sun Apr 02 00:00:00 2000 (30.7 days from now)
vrts:vxlicense: INFO: Release Level: 22
vrts:vxlicense: INFO: Machine Class: All

2) Change to the elm directory.

# cd /etc/vx/elm  
# ls
102.lic  78.lic   80.lic   81.lic   82.lic   95.lic   96.lic   elm

3) Use the feature name number for the corresponding licence.

# more  80.lic
!<Elan-License-Manager-Key>
# DO NOT EDIT/COPY/MOVE/TOUCH THIS FILE!
# DOING SO WILL INVALIDATE THE KEY!
50182249024862708117955                                    ----------------------(note this is the license key for VxFS [80])

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4931663445664978604158481932610262828617339
8607994215482462723924202822403834192793417
96517161355243243704677161487033


4) Enter the new licence key with the vxlicense -c command.

# vxlicense -c
Please enter your key: 7147 4164 7701 8669 6846 077

vrts:vxlicense: INFO: Feature name: VXFS [80]                                      ------------------------(note [80] is the feature name number)
vrts:vxlicense: INFO: Number of licenses: 1 (non-floating)
vrts:vxlicense: INFO: Expiration date: Sun Apr 16 01:00:00 2000 (44.7 days from now)
vrts:vxlicense: INFO: Release Level: 22
vrts:vxlicense: INFO: Machine Class: All
vrts:vxlicense: INFO: Key successfully installed in /etc/vx/elm/80.

5) Change directory to /etc/vx/elm.
# ls
102.lic  78.lic   80.lic   81.lic   82.lic   95.lic   96.lic   elm

6) View the new license number for VxFS [80]

# more 80.lic
!<Elan-License-Manager-Key>
# DO NOT EDIT/COPY/MOVE/TOUCH THIS FILE!
# DOING SO WILL INVALIDATE THE KEY!
71474164770186696846077                                             ----------------------(note this is the license key for VxFS [80])


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38281288300351737586001288771942


Legacy ID



199720


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