[PyKDE] pyqt on Zaurus SL5000D?

Phil Thompson phil at river-bank.demon.co.uk
Sat Jun 1 21:30:01 BST 2002

"Stephan M." wrote:
> I tried to install the zaurus pyqt-package (pyqt_3.2.4-1.0_arm.ipk) following
> Phil Thompson's instructions (using CF, nipkg, ...) on the Zaurus developer
> version but without success :(((  [ .. no space left on device ...].
> I made a HW-reset in order to get as much space as possible - same result.

After installing Python, create a directory on CF and replace the Python
site-packages directory with a symbolic link to your new directory. Then
install PyQt.

> Do I have to use the 1.12 rom image (ramdisk(12MB):heap(20MB)) over my 1.13
> version (ramdisk(6MB):heap(26MB)) in order to get it going?

I use 1.13 without problems.

> btw: python is installable, but only to RAM, not to CF - isn't it possible to
> install and run both - python & pyqt - to CF ?

You should be able to move Python to CF after installing it to RAM and
setting up appropriate symbolic links.


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