Changing the license file location
This topic describes the steps for specifying a location which is different to the default when adding a named user license or setting up a floating server license for Arm Allinea Studio.
- For a named user license, ensure that you have one file supplied by Arm.
- For a floating license, ensure that you have two license files including the client license file and the server license file.
- Ensure that you have suitable administrative permissions for performing these tasks on the target machines.
- Copy the license file to a directory of your choosing.
- Set the
ARM_HPC_COMPILER_LICENSE_SEARCH_PATH environment variable to your chosen location.
- If you are using Arm Forge or Arm Performance Reports, and you do not have separate licenses for these tools, set the
ALLINEA_LICENSE_DIR environment variable to point to your license.
- Do not edit the contents of the license file because doing so might prevent the license from working.
- The ALLINEA_LICENSE_DIR environment variable is still supported alongside the ARM_LICENSE_DIR environment variable.