python – Airflow Webpage to lauch – Code Utility


when trying to run the command: airflow webserver – i get the below error message
i am having issues getting the application to launch.
python 3.8.0
postgress latest version
Airflow Latest Version

we are having troubles finding an answer to this in the forums / through basic google searching, thank you in advance!

~$ airflow webserver
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/usr/local/bin/airflow", line 5, in <module>
    from airflow.__main__ import main
  File "/usr/local/lib/python3.8/dist-packages/airflow/", line 34, in <module>
    from airflow import settings
  File "/usr/local/lib/python3.8/dist-packages/airflow/", line 35, in <module>
    from airflow.configuration import AIRFLOW_HOME, WEBSERVER_CONFIG, conf  # NOQA F401
  File "/usr/local/lib/python3.8/dist-packages/airflow/", line 1115, in <module>
    conf = initialize_config()
  File "/usr/local/lib/python3.8/dist-packages/airflow/", line 829, in initialize_config
    from cryptography.fernet import Fernet
  File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/cryptography/", line 17, in <module>
    from cryptography.hazmat.primitives import hashes, padding
  File "/usr/lib/python3/dist-packages/cryptography/hazmat/primitives/", line 13, in <module>
    from cryptography.hazmat.bindings._padding import lib
ModuleNotFoundError: No module named '_cffi_backend'