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Re: [Samba] Attempts to Set Max Password Age in Samba Tool Fails

Hey Rowland,

Thanks for getting back to me. I just finished my recompile. I even ran a "samba-tool dbcheck --fix". I still I get this error:

samba-tool domain passwordsettings set --max-pwd-age=270
ERROR(<class 'TypeError'>): uncaught exception - unorderable types: NoneType() >= int()
  File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/samba/netcmd/__init__.py", line 184, in _run
    return self.run(*args, **kwargs)
  File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/samba/netcmd/domain.py", line 1513, in run
    if max_pwd_age and max_pwd_age > 0 and min_pwd_age >= max_pwd_age:

 From:   Rowland Penny via samba <samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> 
 To:   "samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx" <samba@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx> 
 Sent:   3/30/2019 11:27 AM 
 Subject:   Re: [Samba] Attempts to Set Max Password Age in Samba Tool Fails 

On Sat, 30 Mar 2019 11:07:35 -0500 
Matthew Delfino <mdelfino.list.samba@xxxxxxxxxxxx> wrote: 
> What was your configure line ? 
> Assuming too much info is better than not enough, and hoping the 
> context might help, here's my *upgrade* process: 
> # cd /usr/local/src 
> # wget 
> https://download.samba.org/pub/samba/stable/samba-4.10.0.tar.gz (or 
> whatever new version is posted) # tar -zxf samba-4.10.0.tar.gz # rm 
> samba-4.10.0.tar.gz # ./configure --enable-fhs --prefix=/usr 
> --sysconfdir=/etc --localstatedir=/var --mandir=/usr/share/man/ 
> --enable-debug # make # sudo service samba-ad-dc stop 
> # sudo make install 
> # sudo shutdown -r now 
> This process has never failed me... Perhaps... until now? 
I have installed Ubuntu 18.04 (yes I know you are using 16.04) and I am 
trying to build 4.10.0, but I have just hit a problem, cmocka isn't 
new enough.

Hmmm... What's the earliest version you know works?

> When upgrading to 4.10.0, verbiage about moving to Python 3 in the 
> READ ME lead me to take the extra step of installing the packages 
> outlined on the samba wiki page entitled, 
> "Package_Dependencies_Required_to_Build_Samba," section, "Debian / 
> Ubuntu." Apropos to the comment you left below, note that this page 
> does not recommend the "python3-crypto" package. 
The problem is, 4.10.0 is the first version that requires python3, so 
the full list of required packages isn't really known, I guessed at 
python3-crypto because python2-crypto is required for the python2 
build. On Ubuntu 18.04, python3-crypto is installed by default. 
> That's not me telling you that you're wrong because wiki page - I'm 
> not that kind of dude. I'm just calling out that, if you're right, 
> someone with Samba wiki editing powers would be a really cool if 
> s/he'd add it to the list. ;-) 
Once I know just what the dependencies are i.e. after I build Samba 
4.10.0, I will ;-) 
> Okay. I just got that "python3-crypto" package on my DCs. I'm going 
> to start the long process of recompiling and reinstalling now to see 
> if that helps. I'm going to send this email before doing so in case 
> you're inclined to reply on the weekend with any insights from this 
> message. 
> I hope you're having a nice weekend. 
I am :-) 


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