[PyKDE] eric3 still not working with recent PyQt and sip snapshots

Andreas Pakulat apaku at gmx.de
Sat Dec 31 13:15:15 GMT 2005

On 31.12.05 11:35:27, Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> eric3 unfortunately still is not working with Python 2.3.5 and latest
> snapshots from sip and PyQt. It starts and there are no messages in the
> xterm, but when creating a new file I don't get an editor - the area for
> the editor is left grey and it seems paint events on that area don't get
> executed (i.e. if menus are overlapping it, they stay after closing the
> menu).

Actually, the python version was 2.4.2 not 2.3.5.

With 2.3.5 I get the already mentioned error about QextScintilla

andreas at morpheus:~>eric3
Traceback (most recent call last):
  File "/home/andreas/python2.3/lib/python2.3/site-packages/eric3/eric3.py", line 137, in ?
  File "/home/andreas/python2.3/lib/python2.3/site-packages/eric3/eric3.py", line 123, in main
    mw = UserInterface(loc, splash)
  File "/home/andreas/python2.3/lib/python2.3/site-packages/eric3/UI/UserInterface.py", line 192, in __init__
  File "/home/andreas/python2.3/lib/python2.3/site-packages/eric3/UI/UserInterface.py", line 553, in createLayout
    self.shell = Shell(dbs, self.viewmanager, self.hSplitter2)
  File "/home/andreas/python2.3/lib/python2.3/site-packages/eric3/QScintilla/Shell.py", line 41, in __init__
  File "/home/andreas/python2.3/lib/python2.3/site-packages/eric3/QScintilla/QextScintillaCompat.py", line 55, in __init__
  File "/home/andreas/python2.3/lib/python2.3/site-packages/eric3/QScintilla/QextScintillaCompat.py", line 103, in clearStyles
    QextScintilla.STYLE_DEFAULT, colorGroup.text())
TypeError: argument 3 of QextScintillaBase.SendScintilla() has an invalid type


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