license

Locations searched for valid licenses

Syntax

--license pathList

Description

license specifies the license servers or the license files used by the server instance. You can specify multiple license sources with this option.

If this option is not specified, the server searches in the default locations for the license files.

Parameters

pathList

Path to one or more license servers or license files. Multiple entries are separated by the appropriate path separator for the platform.

Examples

A Unix server looks for licenses using a license server hosted on port 27000 of hostA and in /opt/license/license.dat.

--license 27000@hostA
--license /opt/license/license.dat

The same configuration in one line.

--license 27000@hostA:/opt/license/license.dat

A Windows server looks for licenses using a license server hosted on port 27000 of hostA and in c:\license\license.dat.

--license 27000@hostA
--license c:\license\license.dat

The same configuration in one line.

--license 27000@hostA;c:\license\license.dat