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How to specify multiple license servers in flexlm_host file for Rational ClearCase UNIX clients

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How do you specify multiple license servers in flexlm_host for IBM Rational ClearCase UNIX clients?


You would like the licenses to be distributed on different license servers to enable you to pick up license available from any license server


You can specify multiple license servers on the flexlm_host file. They can be redundant or single multiple stand alone license servers.

Apply the steps below in order to configure for multiple stand alone license servers:

  1. Navigate to /var/adm/rational/clearcase/config directory

  2. Stop the ClearCase services

  3. Edit the flexlm_host file to include the following:

    SERVER <port@server1>:<port@server2>:<port@server3>

  4. Start the ClearCase services

Document information

More support for: Rational ClearCase

Software version: 7.0.1

Operating system(s): Linux

Reference #: 1614224

Modified date: 02 January 2013