Can Xilinx design tools and IP licenses be locked to FLEX dongles?
Does Xilinx sell dongles?
Yes, certificate licenses for Xilinx design tools and IP licenses can be locked to a USB FLEXnet, version 9 dongle.
These dongles can be purchased from Xilinx.
Xilinx supports USB dongle licensing on Windows platforms only.
Note: To use a USB FLEX ID dongle with Windows operating systems, you must install the appropriate driver prior to creating a FLEXnet license for use with it.
(Xilinx Answer 62512) - Activation-based licenses cannot be generated for a USB FlexNet dongle.(Xilinx Answer 43209) - Multiple dongle usage limitation with FlexNet ID dongles on 64-bit Windows operating systems.
(Xilinx Answer 35027) - Does FLEX-LM support USB dongles for Linux OS?(Xilinx Answer 33493) - Do the FLEX USB dongles have writable space?
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