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Command Reference 10

OceanStor 5300 V3, 5500 V3, 5600 V3, 5800 V3, and 6800 V3 Storage System V300R003

"Based on the CLI, this document describes how to use various commands classified by functions and how to set the CLI and manage the storage system through these commands. The document that you browse online matches the latest C version of the product. Click Download to download documents of other C versions."
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export license

export license


The export license command is used to export license files.


export license ip=? user=? password=? license_path=? [ port=? ] [ protocol=? ]





ip=? IP address of an File Transfer Protocol (FTP) server or a Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP) server. To export a license file, an FTP server or a SFTP server must be available and is accessible to the storage system.


user=? Name of a user for logging in to an FTP server or a SFTP server.

The value contains 1 to 63 characters.

password=? Password for logging in to an FTP server or a SFTP server.

The value contains 1 to 63 characters.

license_path=? File name of and path to a license file that you want to export.

The file name extension of a correct license file must be .dat. The file name must be supported by the FTP and SFTP server.

port=? ID of the port on an FTP server or a SFTP server.

The value must be an integer from 1 to 65535. l:If "protocol" is set to "FTP", the default value is "21".

  • If "protocol" is set to "SFTP", the default value is "22".
protocol=? Transfer protocol type.

The value can be "FTP" or "SFTP". The default value is "SFTP".

To ensure the security of data transfer, you are advised to use Secure File Transfer Protocol (SFTP).


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Usage Guidelines

  • A license file can activate a value-added function for the storage system. To enable a value-added function, you must purchase and import a license file for the function.
  • This command can export license only from the storage system to an connecting FTP server or SFTP server.
    Prerequisites for using this command:
    • The FTP server or SFTP server is accessible to the storage system.
    • The FTP service or SFTP service has been started on the server.
  • The license file to be exported must be valid for the desired value-added function.
  • If the storage system serves as a server in the file transfer with external systems, it supports the SFTP service only. If the storage system serves as a client, it supports both the FTP and SFTP services.


Export a license file whose name is "license.dat". The IP address of the FTP server for storing the license file is "", the user name for accessing the FTP server is "admin", and the user's password is "123456".

admin:/>export license ip= user=admin password=****** license_path=license.dat protocol=FTP
Command executed successfully.

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Updated: 2019-07-22

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