samba4: machine and user accounts

Jelmer Vernooij jelmer at
Fri May 23 02:10:58 GMT 2008

On Fri, May 23, 2008 at 12:01:50PM +1000, Andrew Bartlett wrote:
> On Thu, 2008-05-22 at 14:06 -0400, Mike Wilkinson wrote:
> > Tried the python version (the one that gets installed in 
> > /usr/local/samba), set PYTHONPATH to 
> > /usr/local/samba/lib/python2.4/site-packages and that throws

> >     Traceback (most recent call last):
> >       File "samba/bin/", line 9, in ?
> >         sys.path.insert(0, "bin/python")
> >     NameError: name 'sys' is not defined

> > I know nothing of python, is this some kind of python version dependancy?

> No, I think that this is a 'minschema isn't tested, so it broke'
> dependency...  I hope Jelmer can comment further. 

This particular bug has been fixed and would indeed be a case of
broken because untested. 

However, the conversion of minschema from EJS to Python isn't finished IIRC. 
You may want to use the EJS version of minschema for now.


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