Check the activation status

The functionality described below is available in ESET File Security for Linux  version 7.2 and later.

To verify the activation status and license validity, use the lic utility. Execute the following commands as a privileged user:

Syntax: /opt/eset/efs/sbin/lic [OPTIONS]




The commands below must be executed by a privileged user:

/opt/eset/efs/sbin/lic -s


/opt/eset/efs/sbin/lic --status


Output  when the product is activated:

Status: Activated

Public Id: ABC-123-DEF

License Validity: 2020-03-29


Output  when the product is not activated:

Status: Not activated