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Author JohanPretorius
Recipients JohanPretorius
Date 2015-04-22.08:17:49
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When running the $python createsuperuser command the following is returned:
C:\Users\johanP\mysite>python cre
Username (leave blank to use 'johanp'):
Email address: ja****
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "", line 10, in <module>
  File "C:\Program Files\Python 3.5\lib\site-packages\djan", line 338, in execute_from_command_line
  File "C:\Program Files\Python 3.5\lib\site-packages\djan", line 330, in execute
  File "C:\Program Files\Python 3.5\lib\site-packages\djan", line 390, in run_from_argv
    self.execute(*args, **cmd_options)
  File "C:\Program Files\Python 3.5\lib\site-packages\djan
ment\commands\", line 50, in execute
    return super(Command, self).execute(*args, **options)
  File "C:\Program Files\Python 3.5\lib\site-packages\djan", line 441, in execute
    output = self.handle(*args, **options)
  File "C:\Program Files\Python 3.5\lib\site-packages\djan
ment\commands\", line 124, in handle
    password = getpass.getpass()
  File "C:\Program Files\Python 3.5\lib\", line
AttributeError: module 'msvcrt' has no attribute 'putwch'

The command picks up my AD credentials and doesn't request a password. I can create a super user in python using the following link:
But the admin site won't start using this method.
I'm running Python 3.5, Django 1.8 on Windows 7 Professional.
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