There are two ways to verify mule runtime license. Here is a quick guide of howto.
|Using command line tool||Using MuleSoft License Verifier(web)|
There is no mess around with setup file, touching windows registry, deploying artifacts into dependent proprietary database, etc. All it takes is creating a self-contained zip file and it has everything necessary to run the app within. It is simple, light-weight, independent and manageable. I hope everyone see the beauty.