Do we know about this deprecation warning for the md5 module in waf?

Richard Sharpe realrichardsharpe at
Thu Oct 30 16:59:44 MDT 2014

On Thu, Oct 30, 2014 at 3:54 PM, Michael Adam <obnox at> wrote:
> On 2014-10-30 at 15:49 -0700, Richard Sharpe wrote:
>> Hi folks,
>> I see this when building 4.1.12:
>> ./buildtools/wafsamba/ DeprecationWarning: the md5
>> module is deprecated; use hashlib instead
>> Should I prepare a patch or has this been fixed already upstream or whatever?
> For "buildtools/wafsamba", upstream is us. :-)
> (waf upstream is in "buildtools/wafadmin")
> But the warning already comes from the fallback code
> when the hashlib is not available or does not work as desired.
> So what patch do you want to prepare?

Hmmm, so maybe my build platform does not have the right stuff on it.
Time to investigate.

Richard Sharpe

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