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Management Center GUI indicate "License suspension by duplicate serial in XX days".

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Article ID: 210376

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Management Center

Issue/Introduction

  • Management Center VA appliance  is running version 3.1.x.
  • You are seeing  "License suspension by duplicate serial in XX days"  
  • You don't use this said serial number in another server.
  • MC is able to access internet and validate.es.bluecoat.com.

The "xx days" are decreasing every day how to fix this issue?

 

Cause

This is MC 3.1.x base OS bug.  This bug is fix in MC 3.2.1.1

Running "licensing load" or "show licenses"  will trigger this bug.

 

 

Environment

Management Center Virtual-Appliance running 3.1.x 

Recently upgrade MC-VA to 3.1.x 

 

Resolution

Fix:

Upgrade MC to version 3.2.1.1 

 

Workaround:

Restart Management Center. 

You can restart by running "restart" in MC's CLI, privilege mode

 e.g.

#restart

Once rebooted, it may take up to 24 hours for the message to disappear.

Note: Running "licensing load" or "show licenses"  command on MC 3.1.x CLI  would  trigger the issue again on which another restart is needed

Additional Information

If you upgraded MCs from 3.1.3.x or 3.1.4.x  that was running in failover group, please review Article 224950

For "License Suspension by Server Avoidance in X days" please review  Article 196620 

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