Minilink PT licence installation

Installing Licenses

Here we will learn how to install minilink PT licence, also how to get LKF (licence key file), here is all details about minilink PT licence.

Determine if License Pre-Installed:

Show information about the installed Minilink PT licence file. If no licenses are installed so there will be no response from the Mini Link PT 2020
› PT# show config common licenses license-file
› To Request License key file (LKF), the site Engineer should provide the following :
A. Fingerprint
B. License Request File ( LRF)

Step 1 : Show the Fingerprint:

› PT# show config common licenses
Sample Observation:
› fingerprint: 680113512304C50F0B20FFFF
› unlocked-period-time-left: 1813080
› node-license-status: WARNING
› mode: UNLOCK_MODE
› unlock-period-reason: INTEGRATION_UP
› unlock-period-start-time: 0
› unlock-period-restriction: UNRESTRICTED
› number-of-rmm-unlocks: 0
› remaining-integration-unlocks: 0
› total-integration-unlock-used: 1
› granted-integration-unlock: 1
› remaining-maintenance-unlocks: 2
› total-maint-unlock-used: 0
› granted-maint-unlock: 2
› remaining-emergency-unlocks: 2
› total-emergency-unlock-used: 0
› granted-emergency-unlock: 2

Step 2 : Request the Required License Features:

› PT# config common licenses license-feature FAL1241669 request-feature 1
› PT# config common licenses license-feature FAL1241670 request-feature 1
› # config common licenses license-feature FAL1241707 request-feature 1
› PT# config common licenses license-feature FAL1241708 request-feature 1
› PT# config common licenses license-feature FAL1241709 request-feature 1
› # config common licenses license-feature FAL1241710 request-feature 1
› PT# config common licenses license-feature FAL1241711 request-feature 1
› PT# config common licenses license-feature FAL1241712 request-feature 1
› # config common licenses license-feature FAL1241713 request-feature 1
› # config common licenses license-feature FAL1241724 request-feature 1
› PT# config common licenses license-feature FAL1241726 request-feature 1
› PT# config common licenses license-feature FAL1241884 request-feature 1
Note: If PT connected to Non Mini-Link products like : TCU,RBS,CISCO …etc then run the below commands also.
 
› PT# config common licenses license-feature FAL1241725 request-feature 1

Step 3: Generates a License Request File (LRF):

A. Start SSH server
B. In the root mode, also change to the (config-common-licenses) submode :
PT# config common licenses
C. Upload LRF to PC :
› PT(config-common-licenses)# create-upload-lrf license-request-file XXX.xml server-ip 192.168.1.2 server-port 22 server-user admin mode sftp server-password admin
Note: XXX will be your site ID, SFTP should be running click here to see how to setup SFTP server.

› The LRF will be shown in SFTP folder i.e. C:\PT› so Send generated XML Fingerprint & LRF to Ericsson to generate the License Key File ( LKF )

Step 3: Install License Key File (LKF):

1. Start SSH server
2. Place the LKF in the SFTP folder i.e. C:\PT
3. install a license :
› PT(config-common-licenses)# license-install install-license license-file XXX.xml server-ip
192.168.1.2 server-port 22 server-user admin mode sftp server-password admin
Note : change the parameter (XXX.xml) as per the LKF file name if needed .
4. Show information about the installed licenses & license file :
PT# show config common licenses license-feature
PT# show config common licenses license-file

Backing Up and Restoring a Configuration File:

Backing Up a Configuration File:

› PT# config common cdb backup filename XXX.cdb mode sftp ip 192.168.1.2 port 22 user admin
password admin

Restoring a Configuration File:

› PT# config common cdb restore filename XXX.cdb mode sftp ip 192.168.1.2 port 22 user admin
password admin
Note: also change the parameter XXX as per Site ID.
Finally the NE will automatically perform a restart.

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