[sharp-discuss] Error message "invalid licence data = -15 "

Clemens Vonrhein vonrhein at globalphasing.com
Thu Jul 2 18:57:38 CEST 2015

Hi Kevin,

On Thu, Jul 02, 2015 at 11:45:49AM -0500, Kevin wrote:
> HI all,
> An error message saying "invalid licence data =  -15" occured when I
> was running autoSHARP. It appeared during the section of "5.3 Cycling
> between residual map interpretation and SHARP". Does anyone have any
> idea about this error message and the solution to it?

This looks as if you are running SHARP with the wrong licence key
(.licence file). See




for details.

Maybe a .licence file for BUSTER
(http://www.globalphasing.com/buster/) or autoPROC
(http://www.globalphasing.com/autoproc/) got mixed up? Do you have
these other programs installed as well?




* Clemens Vonrhein, Ph.D.     vonrhein AT GlobalPhasing DOT com
*  Global Phasing Ltd.
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