Autodesk Network License Manager IPv4 Support Readme for 64-bit Linux

This Readme contains information about downloading and installing the Autodesk Network License Manager files required for IPv4 support.


Supported Operating System

Downloading and Installing the Network License Manager

To download the NLM Support software

To install the Autodesk Network License Manager

1.    Unzip the file into a folder on the machine as follows:


tar –zxvf nlm11.12.1.4_ipv4_linux64.tar.gz


2.    Install the FLEXnet server RPM (extracted above) with the command below and follow the instructions.


rpm -vhi nlmipv4support_linux64.rpm


3.       The NLM should be installed under /opt/flexnetserver.

To start the Network License Server

  1. Open a Terminal window and navigate to the Autodesk Network License Manager folder (containing the files lmutil, lmgrd, and adskflex).
  2. In that folder, enter the following command to start the Network License Server:

./lmgrd –c license_file_list –l debug_log_path

Note: It is recommended to start lmgrd with a non-root user. If you must start lmgrd with a root user, enter the following to run lmgrd as a non-privileged user:

su username ./lmgrd –c license_file_list –l debug_log_path

where username is a non-privileged user.

Feature Notes


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