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Not able to start License server using


We are getting below after installing License server. Any help will be appreciated.


Command Output: 

root@PE3:~/License-Server-2017.02.0/flexnetls-x64_linux-2017.02.0/server# ./

Created symlink from /etc/systemd/system/ to /etc/systemd/system/flexnetls-IPICO.service.



root@PE3:~/License-Server-2017.02.0/flexnetls-x64_linux-2017.02.0/server# systemctl status flexnetls-IPICO.service

● flexnetls-IPICO.service - FlexnetLS Local License Server for IPICO.

   Loaded: loaded (/etc/systemd/system/flexnetls-IPICO.service; enabled)

  Drop-In: /etc/systemd/system/flexnetls-IPICO.service.d


   Active: activating (auto-restart) (Result: exit-code) since Thu 2019-10-03 05:13:19 EDT; 551ms ago

  Process: 20471 ExecStop=/usr/bin/java $DEFINES -jar flexnetls.jar --service-shutdown --logging-threshold=DEBUG (code=exited, status=0/SUCCESS)

Main PID: 20456 (code=exited, status=203/EXEC)

Oct 03 05:13:19 PE3 systemd[1]: Unit flexnetls-IPICO.service entered failed state.


root@PE3:~/License-Server-2017.02.0/flexnetls-x64_linux-2017.02.0/enterprise# ./ -server -status


ERROR: Connection to server failed or refused


Please specify a valid server URL or make sure server is up and running at




    flexnetlsadmin -help

    [-server server-url]

    [-authorize <adminUser> <adminPasswd> [-users]]

    [-authorize <adminUser> <adminPasswd> [-users [-create <username> <password> [<roles>]]]]

    [-authorize <adminUser> <adminPasswd> [-users [-edit <username> <newpassword> [<newroles>]]]]

    [-authorize <adminUser> <adminPasswd> [-users [-delete <username>]]]

    [-authorize <username> <password> [<AnyOfTheOtherOptionsListedBelow>]]

    [-status [ -suspend | -resume ] ]

    [-activate -id <activation-id> [-count <value>]...]

    [-activate -id <activation-id> [-count <value>]...-o <filename>]

    [-activate -load <filename>]

    [-licenses [-verbose] ]


    [-config -set <config-property>=<config-value>...]

    [-config -reset <config-property>...]

    [-config -filter

     <none|license-policy|sync|security|log|general|capability> [-o <file>]]

    [-config -filter failover]

    [-config -load <file>]

    [-reservations -o <file>] [-reservations -group <group-id> -o <file>]

    [-reservations -genjson <file>]

    [-reservations -load <file>]

    [-reservations -delete -group <group-id>]

    [-reservations -delete -group <group-id> -reservation <reservation-id>]

    [-binding] [-version]



Use -help option to get full option descriptions.




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Flexera tphamda

Re: Not able to start License server using

Did you make sure to start the service after installing it? Try running the following command:

systemctl start flexnetls-PRODUCER_NAME
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Flexera beginner

Re: Not able to start License server using

I don't know much about this issue. Sites like upstore, chegg might help you in this.  Till then, you may visit Integral Calculator if you face any integer calculations issue.

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Moderator jberthold Moderator

Re: Not able to start License server using

Hi @prasannamalode ,

Can you please try with the latest build?  I see you are using 2017.02, the latest version is 2019.07.


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