Q100135: How to Uninstall Old Versions of Foundry Licensing Tools

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SUMMARY

This article explains how to remove old versions of Foundry licensing tools from your machine.  This covers Foundry FLEXlm Tools (FFT) 4.0 and 5.0 and Foundry Licensing Tools 6.0.

The exact steps to remove older licensing tools vary for the different versions and different operating systems.

 

FOUNDRY LICENSING TOOLS (FLT) 6.0

The Foundry Licensing Tools (FLT) 6.0 included server tools to float RLM licenses.

OSX
Open a Terminal (from Applications > Utilities) and run the following commands:

cd /Applications/TheFoundry/LicensingTools6.0

./uninstall.sh

Windows

From the start menu, navigate to Start > All Programs > The Foundry > FLT 6.0 (32-bit) and then right-click on "Uninstall FLT 6.0 (32-bit)" and select "Run As Administrator".

Linux
Run the following commands in a Terminal:

cd /usr/local/foundry/LicensingTools6.0

sudo ./uninstall.sh

 

FOUNDRY FLEXlm TOOLS (FFT) 5.0

The Foundry FLEXlm Tools 5.0 included server tools to float FLEXlm licenses.

OSX
In Finder, navigate to /Applications/TheFoundry/FLEXlmTools5.0 and then run the "FFT Uninstaller" application.

Windows
From the start menu, navigate to Start > All Programs > The Foundry > FLT 7.1v1 and then right-click on "Uninstall FFT 5.0v3 (32-bit)" and select "Run As Administrator".

 
Linux
Run the following command in a terminal:

cd /usr/local/foundry/FLEXlmTools5.0/

sudo ./uninstall.sh

 
FOUNDRY FLEXlm TOOLS (FFT) 4.0
 
The Foundry FLEXlm Tools 4.0 included server tools to float FLEXlm licenses.

OSX
Open a Terminal (from Applications > Utilities) and run the following commands:
 
sudo /usr/local/foundry/FLEXlm/lmutil lmdown -c /usr/local/foundry/FLEXlm/foundry.lic
sudo rm /Library/StartupItems/FoundryFLEXlmServer
sudo rm /usr/local/foundry/FLEXlm/lmgrd
 
 
Windows
Open a Command Prompt and run the following command:
 
 
C:\Program Files\The Foundry\FLEXlm\remove.bat [ENTER]

Linux
Run the following command in a terminal depending on your Linux platform.
 
RedHat/Centos Linux
/etc/init.d/foundrylmgrd stop
 
 
Debian Linux
/usr/sbin/update-rc.d -f foundrylmgrd remove

SuSE Linux
/sbin/chkconfig --del foundrylmgrd



Keywords: FLT, Foundry Licence Tools, Uninstall, Remove, Server , FFT, 

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