[Samba] Attempting to expunge tombstones with samba-tool
garming at catalyst.net.nz
Wed Oct 26 22:46:53 UTC 2016
This is almost certainly because of a build artifact.
python/samba/netcmd/time.py was renamed to nettime.py but there is
likely to be a time.pyc file floating around in your directories.
The reason it was renamed was so that the samba tool time command wasn't
confused with the python time module, but this necessarily causes issues
with existing installs unfortunately. The fix is mostly simple, just to
remove any conflicting files but until then, it will trigger issues like
On 27/10/16 06:20, Rowland Penny via samba wrote:
> On Wed, 26 Oct 2016 12:47:16 -0400
> lingpanda101 via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:
>> On 10/26/2016 12:11 PM, Rowland Penny via samba wrote:
>>> On Wed, 26 Oct 2016 11:41:23 -0400
>>> lingpanda101 via samba <samba at lists.samba.org> wrote:
>>>> I receive the following when I attempt to expunge deleted tombstone
>>>> records. I'm attempting to fix several dbcheck 'Not removing
>>>> dangling forward link' errors.
>>>> samba-tool domain tombstones expunge
>>>> ERROR(<type 'exceptions.AttributeError'>): uncaught exception -
>>>> 'module' object has no attribute 'time'
>>>> line 176, in _run
>>>> return self.run(*args, **kwargs)
>>>> line 3791, in run
>>>> current_time = long(time.time())
>>>> I recently updated from 4.5.0 to 4.5.1. Do I need to reanimate
>>>> deleted objects before I can expunge them? Thanks.
>>> That isn't your problem, if you look closely, you seem to have a
>>> problem with your version of 'time'. If you look at the top of
>>> 'domain.py', there is this line:
>>> import time
>>> This tells python to use the 'time' module, this module should have
>>> the attribute 'time', you can check this with 'pydoc time.time' run
>>> in a terminal, this should produce info about 'time.time'.
>> I get
>> time.time = time(...)
>> time() -> floating point number
>> Return the current time in seconds since the Epoch.
>> Fractions of a second may be present if the system clock
>> provides them.
>> I'm running Ubuntu 12.04 on these DC's. Python version 2.7.3. Thanks.
> Hmm, that is what I get, Andrew wrote this code, perhaps he has the
> answer ?
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