Freeradius Python version

Alan DeKok aland at
Thu Apr 9 21:29:10 CEST 2020

On Apr 9, 2020, at 3:26 PM, Dan M < at> wrote:
> We have been using python with freeradius for a little over a year with much
> success.
> Now we would like to upgrade Python from 2.7 to 3.x.
> Perhaps this only reflects my ignorance, but how can I configure freeradius
> to use python3?

  Upgrade to 3.0.21.  It has mods-available/python3.  This also requires rlm_python3.

> Currently, the python executable is a symlink /usr/bin/python -> python2
> I don't expect this symlink to change based on the way our enterprise does
> things.
> Or does it actually even use that?

  The python3 module doesn't use the python executable.

  Alan DeKok.

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