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Sylvain_Ouimet
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Fatal error: security system on novell network

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05-16-2000 08:54 AM
We have 2 novell servers and the main one loads adskelmd for our clients to be able to log to autocad R14. We upgraded our other server from Novell 4.10 to Novell 5 and since that upgrade, our computers are unable to use autocad. I don't know if it is related though.

The error message is "Fatal Error: security system (hardware lock or network license) is not functioning or is improperly installed". The adskelmd seems to be working perfectly and nothing has changed on the workstations. The only thing that is weird, is that it doesn't recognize the host. For example:
00-May-16 09:12:49: Host "pc-88" unknown.
00-May-16 09:12:49: Authorization failure; key \ADLM\KEY/140.LIC only valid for: pc-88.

Is this related to the upgrade, to the network, to the computers or the license?
*milana, jerry
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Re: Fatal error: security system on novell network

05-16-2000 10:06 AM in reply to: Sylvain_Ouimet
You need to reauthorize AdLM. Generate a new server code then contact your
dealer to obtain a new network authorization code. Instructions for this
process can be found at
http://www3.autodesk.com/adsk/support/techdoc/0,,148334,00.html#E10E3

Jerry Milana,
Autodesk Product Support

"Sylvain_Ouimet" wrote in message
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> We have 2 novell servers and the main one loads adskelmd for our clients
to be able to log to autocad R14. We upgraded our other server from Novell
4.10 to Novell 5 and since that upgrade, our computers are unable to use
autocad. I don't know if it is related though.
>
> The error message is "Fatal Error: security system (hardware lock or
network license) is not functioning or is improperly installed". The
adskelmd seems to be working perfectly and nothing has changed on the
workstations. The only thing that is weird, is that it doesn't recognize the
host. For example:
> 00-May-16 09:12:49: Host "pc-88" unknown.
> 00-May-16 09:12:49: Authorization failure; key \ADLM\KEY/140.LIC only
valid for: pc-88.
>
> Is this related to the upgrade, to the network, to the computers or the
license?
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Sylvain_Ouimet
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05-16-2000 12:43 PM in reply to: Sylvain_Ouimet
Thanks a lot! It solved the problem.
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