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*Haagsma, Ysbrand
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02-05-2002 03:17 PM in reply to: *Oosterveen, Lambertus
Ok thanks for th info. I want to backup the entire server HD so if the sytem
crashes i just place another HD in it.



"jason martin" wrote in message
news:37E8986ECA16C2D61A798B2DF73DCDA1@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> Ysbrand -
> Yes, you can ghost the system if you want to, but there really isn't any
need...
>
> As long as you have the ethernet card out of the original machine (and the
license file) all it takes is about 5 minutes to install
> the FlexLM Adlm software and you can be back up and running. HD serial
number, processor id, ip address, phase of the moon isn't
> important like it was with the Elan Adlm. The only thing that the license
file needs to work correctly is a network card with the
> same Ethernet address.
> --
> jason martin
> frankfurt-short-bruza
>
> Member of the Autodesk Discussion Forum Moderator Program
>
> "Ysbrand Haagsma" wrote in message
news:EAB7C2E2FA4F43E151E7C91E449606EF@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > We us eoption file also in the netherlands, and it's really useful.
> >
> > Other question. Can i backup my entire harddisk (with Norton ghost) and
> > replace it when the system crashes ?? or is the HD serialnumber
important.
> > Also the network card ID is important as far as i know. If the network
card
> > doesn't respond we also have a major problem.
> >
> > Ysbrand Haagsma
> > The Netherlands
> >
> >
> > "Lambertus Oosterveen" wrote in message
> > news:86EB2261D1CDD8A2CFB4997F58AC02D6@in.WebX.maYIadrTaRb...
> > > Is there anyone here who wants to save money?
> > > Use the Autodesk FlexLM with a good configured Options file!!!
> > >
> > > I have installed AutoCAD 2002 on 70 machines now, but we have 49
network
> > > licenses.
> > > I have figured out how to use the Options file and I'm very happy with
it
> > > now.
> > > Our dealer told me that I was the only one in the Netherlands that
uses
> > it,
> > > but I can't believe it.
> > >
> > > We have users who only need AutoCAD for maybe an hour a day. Now I
don't
> > > have to buy an extra AutoCAD license for them.
> > > I've put users in different pools and used the MAX statement to
maximize
> > the
> > > nr. of licenses per group.
> > >
> > > But keep attention:
> > > I figured out that the Usernames that you type behind the Group name
have
> > to
> > > be exactly the same as the network username you specified, it is case
> > > sensitive!
> > > Give the Options file the name with the extension .opt, f.e.
adskflex.opt
> > > Put the Options file in the same directory as the license file.
> > >
> > > Now I want to install 2 other backup servers, because I don't want the
> > users
> > > to send to home when the server crashes.
> > >
> > >
> > > Best regards,
> > > Lambiek
> > >
> > >
> >
> >
>
>

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