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AR# 42504

Licensing - Understanding and using Xilinx Flex Licensing


This Answer Record contains links to various Answer Records related to Xilinx implementation, protocol and management of Xilinx Flex licensing.


(Xilinx Answer 42505)-How can I see what licenses are available on a server? On a local machine?
(Xilinx Answer 42506)-Can license files be merged? How?
(Xilinx Answer 42507)-What are the search order and locations that Xilinx SW tools (other than CORE Generator) look for a license?
(Xilinx Answer 42508)-What search order and locations does xlicmgr (used for CORE Generator and IP Core licensing) employ in looking for a license?
(Xilinx Answer 42513)-Where are license files stored?
(Xilinx Answer 42513)-What does the XLCM Copy License option do?
(Xilinx Answer 44024)-If FLEX finds a feature is licensed in multiple locations, which license takes precedence?
(Xilinx Answer 44025)-If FLEX finds multiple floating licenses for the same feature, can it access all available seats?
(Xilinx Answer 32746)-Is a WebPACK license used before an ISE license?
(Xilinx Answer 44027)-How can I reset the FLEX license cache?
(Xilinx Answer 44028)-What will XLCM tell me about Xilinx license keys that are found?
(Xilinx Answer 42057)-Does Xilinx software licensing have a soft or hard license limit for floating licenses?
(Xilinx Answer 42058)-When do I choose whether to get a floating or node-locked license?
(Xilinx Answer 42063)-When are licenses checked out (per machine, per run, etc.)?
(Xilinx Answer 42060)-How many licenses will be checked out when SmartXplorer or ExploreAhead spawn multiple jobs across network machines?
(Xilinx Answer 42061)-Can Xilinx design tools and IP be locked to FLEX dongles? Is Xilinx selling dongles?

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AR# 42504
Date Created 10/12/2012
Last Updated 02/20/2013
Status Active
Type General Article
  • Vivado
  • ISE Design Suite