CFD Online Logo CFD Online URL
Home > Forums > Pointwise & Gridgen

installation Problem - Linux distribution (Not a meshing problem)

Register Blogs Members List Search Today's Posts Mark Forums Read

LinkBack Thread Tools Display Modes
Old   April 17, 2015, 10:25
Question installation Problem - Linux distribution (Not a meshing problem)
Vanessa Herwig
Join Date: May 2014
Posts: 36
Rep Power: 3
v_herw is on a distinguished road
Hi guys,
we are having some trouble to install the FlexNet licence manager on our system (Opensuse - Linux 64bit). (The instructional video does only show the installation on Windows and maybe we are missing something really stupid...)

I know that it is not a question regarding meshing but maybe sb of you did have some similar problems installing the licence server manager or does know how to install it on Linux. We really would like to work with the trial of Pointwise and need to get the manager installed...

Our problem:
When we are executing our .sh installation file everything works fine until we get to finish the installation - we are not able to access the default "localhost:8080". Now we have been trying to open a port 8080 but it won't work. Also we tried to use another port but this won't work either. Now i really don't know how to install the licence manager to get access to Pointwise..

Is here anybody who installed Pointwise on a Linux distribution especially Opensuse and could give me some advice how to install the FlexNet licence manager?

Thank you very much for your response.
v_herw is offline   Reply With Quote

Old   April 17, 2015, 11:57
Senior Member
Travis Carrigan
Join Date: Jul 2010
Location: Arlington, TX
Posts: 128
Rep Power: 7
tcarrigan is on a distinguished road
Hello Vanessa,

If you're having trouble with the Flex installation for a Pointwise evaluation, please contact your Pointwise distributor directly and they can help you get everything up and running.

Travis Carrigan
Senior Engineer
Pointwise, Inc.
tcarrigan is offline   Reply With Quote


flexnet licence manager, installation, pointwise

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

Similar Threads
Thread Thread Starter Forum Replies Last Post
OpenFOAM 2.3.0 Installation Problem on CentOS 6.6 shenzhou1987 OpenFOAM Installation 1 December 14, 2014 14:34
Linux installation problem liu FLOW-3D 1 March 27, 2011 17:57
Moving Mesh Run problem - Scientific Linux G. SE CD-adapco 2 May 7, 2008 07:15
OpenFOAM installation problem on Linux 32bit kumar OpenFOAM Installation 0 April 27, 2007 05:41
GAMBIT meshing problem Gauthier Lambert Main CFD Forum 1 August 3, 2000 09:22

All times are GMT -4. The time now is 09:11.