3.2. Installing a license file

If you have purchased a license for SysOrb, you need to install it after you finished the installation of SysOrb.

The installation is simple. Just overwrite the old sysorb.lic file with the one that you downloaded from the license manager. The default license location on Microsoft Windows is:


On Debian, SuSE and Red Hat Linux systems it is:


On Mandrake systems it is:


And on Solaris it is:


Once the license file is in place, you will need to restart the SysOrb Server in order for it to notice the change of the license. If you are not certain that the installation of the new license worked, you can look in the server.log for a line that says:

[dbms]: License is valid for xx servers and xx agents.