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ERROR - spawn lmutil ENOENT
Authored by Steve Barnett March 8th, 2023 141 views 0 likes KB1848256
When launching Licensing Client Settings (2022R2) or Licensing Settings (2023R1) you receive the following error:
You may also receive the follow error when launching from terminal, despite the executable showing in the folder:
ubuntu@admin:/mnt/ansys_inc/v222/licensingclient/linx64$ sudo ./lmutil sudo: unable to execute ./lmutil: No such file or directory ubuntu@admin:/mnt/ansys_inc/v222/licensingclient/linx64$ ls -l ./lmutil -rwxrwxrwx 1 root root 1280760 Apr 12 2022 ./lmutil
Software & Version
Licensing Settings 2023R1 and Licensing Client Settings 2022R2 running Ubuntu
*This documented instance of this error occurred in this version but is not necessarily limited to this version.
Dependency is not installed/missing.
*The cause(s) we identified in this documented instance may not be the only cause(s) for this error.
In this case, the missing dependency is "lsb" or "lsb-core". Running the following command in the terminal will resolve the issue:
ubuntu@admin:/mnt/ansys_inc/v222/licensingclient/linx64$ sudo apt-get install lsb or ubuntu@admin:/mnt/ansys_inc/v222/licensingclient/linx64$ sudo apt-get install lsb-core
A full list of dependencies for each Linux distro can be found in the Linux Installation Guide in the Ansys Customer Portal from the Downloads section:
- Select Installation and Licensing Help and Tutorials in the left side bar, then the "To access the Ansys installation documentation in online and downloadable PDF format, click here" under Installation.
- Select Ansys, Inc. Installation Guides in the newly opened page.
- Select Linux Installation Guide, then 2. Platform Details, and Required Linux Libraries and Package by Product to view dependencies sorted by Linux Distribution.