ESRI ArcGIS 10 Service Pack 4

ESRI has announced the release of ArcGIS 10 Service Pack 4. The new service pack is now available for download from ESRI’s patches and Service Packs download site. Download and installation of the new service pack is straightforward, and the software update runs seamlessly. As far as OpenLM is concerned, Service Pack 4 does not incorporate fixes to the ArcGIS License Manager. Hence, transition to the new Service Pack should be...

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ESRI Announcement – ArcGIS 10 Service Pack 2 Now Available for Download

ESRI announced the availability of ArcGIS 10 Service Pack 2 for download. This service pack contains some changes to the ESRI ArcGIS License Manager (FLEXlm/FLEXnet based): NIM064547 – The offline authorization of concurrent use licenses might result in a loss of licenses. NIM064730 – Borrowing fails if a license manager has expired licenses even if a valid licenses exist on the license manager. NIM064966 – The...

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ArcGIS 10 FLEXlm License Borrowing

The release of ESRI ArcGIS software version 10 also includes an upgrade of the FLEXlm license manager to release 11.6.1. This upgrade enables the support for the long awaited FLEXlm borrowing functionality that allows user to convert a floating (concurrent) license to a node locked license for a predefined period of time.The borrowing functionality is both an opportunity and a threat to the efficiency of license usage. Users can now...

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