KB-1551 'appian.app' message thrown when trying to run the q script to generate the q output


After running the q script to generate the q output for a particular machine, the following is printed in the console:

'YYYY.MM.DDTHH:MM:SS:mmm appian.app


There is already a k4.lic file in the q license directory. The directories where q licenses are installed can be found here: Generating the q Output


Remove any existing k4.lic files from the q license directory and rerun the appropriate q script for the machine's operating system.

Affected Versions

This article applies to Appian 18.1 and later.

Last Reviewed: April 2018