Python scripts on SAMBA4 - Alpha 8

Jelmer Vernooij jelmer at
Fri Jul 24 03:16:28 MDT 2009

Hi Michael,

> I am testing on SLES 9, which has Python 2.3 installed by default.  SAMBA 4 does not like this version
> for some reason so I compiled and installed version 2.6.  I then compiled SAMBA 4 and everything
> compiles fine with the build recognizing "/usr/local/bin/python" and "/usr/local/lib/python2.6".
> After the compile, I try to run the ./setup/provision script and I always get:
What happens if you run /usr/local/bin/python ./setup/provision ?

If this doesn't work either, please provide your config.log file. We
might be trying to use python2.3 for some things and python2.6 for
others; that's a bug.



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