6.2.5. Activate your OS License¶
NOTE: If the license has not been activated prior to using the Official Image Template, then upon activation, a billing charge will occur.
If you use the license server, you are required to create a Common Gateway Function in advance. For information on how to create one please refer to section Common Function Gateways .
188.8.131.52. Connect to Common Function Gateways¶
Attach the Instance to a Common Function Gateway, which was created in section Common Function Gateways . Confirm the Instance is already attached to a Network Interface according to the previous section Add a Network Insterface to the Instance .
If you’re Instance is already attached to a Common Function Gateway as performed in section Connect to the NTP Server , then you skip this. Just make sure you are able to access the KMS Server as described below.
184.108.40.206. Verify the Connectivity to the Lisence Server¶
Make sure the reachability of the following ping from the Instance to the license server, which the IP Address is appeared on the screen as above.
ping <Lincense Server IPaddress>
License activation automatically try to get activated to the KMS Server. Therefore, you are not required to do any operations on license activation.