samba unable to start after upgrade showing error message "failed to setup profiling"

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After upgrading samba to version samba-4.10.4, smbd is unable to start.
Following messages are seen in /var/logs/samba/log.smbd:

[2020/04/20 11:51:06.533161,  0] ../../source3/smbd/server.c:1782(main)
  smbd version 4.10.4 started.
  Copyright Andrew Tridgell and the Samba Team 1992-2019
[2020/04/20 11:51:06.535205,  0] ../../source3/smbd/server.c:1856(main)
  ERROR: failed to setup profiling


  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 7.X
  • Red Hat Enterprise Linux 8.X

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