You can apply floating licenses on headless machines by using a command-line license manager.
Download the License Manager packaged application from the SmartBear website.
|Note:||The License Manager requires Java 12. You can use Java shipped with ReadyAPI or download the required version from https://jdk.java.net/archive/.|
Run the License Manager .bat (or .sh on Linux and macOS) file with the
-s <serverIP>:<Port> option:
For example, if you use Java shipped with ReadyAPI, perform the following commands:
If you use Java 12 installed in your operating system, perform the following command:
To automate this step, do the following:
Create a text file containing the code of the application whose license you want to consume:
|3||Secure (if you have an old license)|
For example, to activate a SoapUI license, specify
< file-name after the command line. For example:
The License Manager will check out the license from the license server and apply it.