AR# 11962

ModelSim Xilinx Edition (MXE) - lmutil.exe returns bad hostid on Windows 2000 when license is locked to network card

Description

Keywords: dongle, Ethernet

When I use Windows 2000 and a license file that is node-locked to the network, ID lmutil returns a bad hostid.

Solution

This problem occurs in Microsoft Windows 2000 when the network card is not connected to a network connection. This is a Microsoft Windows problem and can be solved by following the steps on this Web site:
http://support.microsoft.com/support/kb/articles/Q239/9/24.asp
AR# 11962
Date 10/16/2008
Status Archive
Type General Article