4 January 2021
SIP v6.0.0 has been released. This is a major feature release. It removes support for all features that were deprecated in SIP v5 and adds new features required by PyQt6. It also supports PyQt5.
%ReleaseCode directive, the
SIP_USERflag and the
sipReleaseTypeUS()API functions. (ABI v13 only.)
%ConvertToTypeCodeare now optional for mapped types.
SIP_PYENUMadditional SIP type.
/BaseType/enum annotation for specifying the exact Python enum type to be used. (ABI v13 only.)
Py_hash_t. (ABI v13 only.)
_appended if they are Python keywords.
dunder-initis specified and
pep484-pyiis specified for at least one module.