There are several ways to determine whether your Reference Implementation License Server has started correctly. One way is to check the catalina.log logs, but this may not be sufficient, as the license server logs to its own log files.
Check your AdobeFlashAccess.log file.
This is where the Reference Implementation license server writes log information. The location of this log file is indicated by your log4j.xml file and can be modified to point to any location. By default, the log file is copied to the working directory where you run your
catalina Tomcat script.
Go to the following URL, and verify that the text “License Server is setup correctly” is displayed: