Howto determine whether Access Manager system is running evaluation builds

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  • 20-Nov-2007
  • 13-Jan-2014


Novell Access Management 3.1 Linux Novell Identity Server
Novell Access Management 3.1 Access Administration
Novell Access Management 3.1 Linux Access Gateway
Novell Access Management 3.1 SSLVPN Server
Novell Access Management 3.1 Java Agents


Customer installed Access Manager SP1 evaluation build (build 3.1.1) which was obtained from It is possible to upgrade this system from the eval build to an official no-eval build, thereby removing the time bomb logic. What tools are available to confirm that the time bombed version has been officially removed and updated with a non time bombed version?


The following tools will indicate whether the current system is running the evaluation or non evaluation build:

1) Message on Identity Server login screen stating it's an eval version
2) Health check states it an eval version
3) When expiration occurs will get the error message in the catalina.out