I am wondering if there is a way to manually release a floating AutoCAD license. The issue is that a user had a license signed out at the time that their computer was reformatted. Now, within LMTOOLS, I have the following, and the linger is not counting down:
Users of 51200ACD_2007_0F: (Total of 4 licenses issued; Total of 3 licenses in use)
"51200ACD_2007_0F" v1.000, vendor: adskflex
user1 (v1.000) (server 301), start Mon 6/14 14:37
user2 (v1.000) (server 201), start Mon 6/14 14:36 (linger: 7120020)
user3 (v1.000) (server 101), start Mon 6/14 14:36 (linger: 9024420)
Autodesk's KB states that there is no fix, but to wait for the timeout to occur. - "There is no way to force the return of a borrowed license from the FlexLM license manager. Once the borrow period expires the license will be automatically returned to the license server pool."
I refuse to believe there is no workaround for this. I'm thinking that completely reinstalling the server side software would resolve the issue, but that seems a bit drastic for this scenario. Is anyone familiar with a certain command or any other simpler fix?