Solución nº - CS281516

License file is ignored or considered missing following a ThingWorx upgrade or license renewal

Modificado: 30-Apr-2024   


Se aplica a

  • ThingWorx Platform 8.5 to 9.5
  • Apache Tomcat
  • Microsoft Windows
  • Linux

Descripción

  • License file is ignored or considered missing following a ThingWorx upgrade or license renewal
  • ThingWorx fails to start and the license file is renamed to ignored_license_capability_response.bin
  • ThingWorx fails to start due to missing or ignored license file with ApplicationLog showing one of the following :
[L: INFO] [O: c.t.s.ThingWorxServer] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] Subsystem LicensingSubsystem is starting
[L: ERROR] [O: c.t.s.s.l.LicenseFetcher] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] Unable to process capability response. Please check ErrorLog for more information.
[L: WARN] [O: c.t.s.s.l.LicensingStateMachine] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] Unable to fetch license file with device id <Device ID> (It's OK if system is in disconnected mode)
[L: ERROR] [O: c.t.s.s.l.LicenseFetcher] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] Unable to process capability response. Please check ErrorLog for more information.
[L: INFO] [O: c.t.s.s.l.LicensingSubsystem] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] Unable to read trial license file. Attempting to load as Paid license
[L: ERROR] [O: c.t.s.s.l.LicensingSubsystem] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] Storage anchor break found.
[L: ERROR] [O: c.t.s.s.l.LicensingSubsystem] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] ====================================================================
[L: ERROR] [O: c.t.s.s.l.LicensingSubsystem] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] Valid license file missing. Expected location: <ThingWorx Platform>
[L: ERROR] [O: c.t.s.s.l.LicensingSubsystem] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] ====================================================================
[L: ERROR] [O: c.t.s.ThingWorxServer] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] Shutting down server..
[L: INFO] [O: c.t.s.ThingWorxServer] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] >>>>>>> PLATFORM SHUTDOWN START <<<<<<<<<
[L: ERROR] [O: c.t.s.s.l.LicenseFetcher] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] Unable to process capability response. Please check ErrorLog for more information.
[L: WARN] [O: c.t.s.s.l.LicensingStateMachine] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] Unable to fetch license file with device id xxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxxx (It's OK if system is in disconnected mode)
[L: ERROR] [O: c.t.s.s.l.LicenseFetcher] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] Flexara threw exception when checking for previously acquired license: Storage anchor break found.
[L: ERROR] [O: c.t.s.s.l.LicensingStateMachine] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] Unable to connect to the PTC license server.  Please make sure the LicensingConnectionSettings settings in the platform-settings.json in the ThingworxPlatform directory are correct. If your server is not connected to the internet please use the request file licenseRequestFile.txt created in the ThingworxPlatform directory to do a manual install of the license
[L: ERROR] [O: c.t.s.s.l.LicensingSubsystem] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] ====================================================================
[L: ERROR] [O: c.t.s.s.l.LicensingSubsystem] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] The installation grace period is over. You must install license manually by placing the license_capability_response.bin file in thingworx platform dir
[L: ERROR] [O: c.t.s.s.l.LicensingSubsystem] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] ====================================================================
[L: ERROR] [O: c.t.s.ThingWorxServer] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] Shutting down server..
[L: INFO] [O: c.t.s.ThingWorxServer] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] >>>>>>> PLATFORM SHUTDOWN START <<<<<<<<<
[L: INFO] [O: c.t.s.SecurityManagerBootstrapper] [I: ] [U: SuperUser] [S: ] [P: ] [T: main] initializing KeyStore provider
  • New license is ignored while upgrading ThingWorx
  • License file present under /ThingworxPlatform is not recognized
  • Platform fails to start up following a license replacement
  • Encountering license error starting Tomcat with systemctl but not with ./startup.sh on Linux
  • Unable to start Apache Tomcat with systemctl on a Linux based host
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