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Installing a VCS license

The utility vxlicinst installs a new permanent license or updates a license.

You must have root privileges to use this utility. This utility must be run on each system in the cluster; the utility cannot install or update a license on remote nodes.

 To install a new license

# cd /opt/VRTS/bin


 To update licensing information in a running cluster

  1. Install the new license on each node in the cluster using the vxlicinst utility.
  2. Update system-level licensing information on all nodes in the cluster:

# hasys -updatelic -all

You must update licensing information on all nodes before proceeding to the next step.

  1. Update cluster-level licensing information:

# haclus -updatelic