SIP v6.2.0 Released

3 October 2021

SIP v6.2.0 has been released. This is a functional release that adds support for Python v3.10.

  • The interpreter tag in the name of a wheel now specifies a minimum Python version (rather than each supported Python version) when the limited API is used.
  • The /PyQtNoQMetaObject/ annotation can now be applied to namespaces.
  • sip-build, sip-install and sip-wheel now support the --disabled-feature command line option.
  • Added support for Python v3.10.
  • Added the setuptools builder which is the default for Python v3.10 and later.
  • The ABI version, wherever specified, is now a minimum version with a default minor version of 0.