[Samba] samba-tool error just after samba 4.8.0 install

Andrew Bartlett abartlet at samba.org
Wed Mar 14 18:57:58 UTC 2018

On Wed, 2018-03-14 at 16:21 +0100, Christophe Borivant via samba wrote:
> Ok, for what i understand, this is a compatibility issue with python 2.6.
> This seems to be in relation with Dict Comprehensions (https://www.python.org/dev/peps/pep-0274/).
> So yet, samba 4.8 cannot run on any rhel 6 like distribution.
> Was it intended ?
> Christophe Borivant

I don't think it was intentional, but it is showing the increasing cost
of maintaining Samba's compatibility with a version of python first
released in 2008!

Andrew Bartlett
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Authentication Developer, Samba Team  http://samba.org
Samba Developer, Catalyst IT          http://catalyst.net.nz/services/samba

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