[PyQt] PyQt configure error: Failed to determine the layout of your Qt installtion

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Tue Jan 29 08:47:27 GMT 2008

On Tuesday 29 January 2008, John Wheez wrote:
> Hi all,
>    I've compile PyQt on os X 10.4.9 but now I'm trying to do it on a
> os X 10.5.1 system and am
> having some difficulties.
> I installed the latest QT DMG file. The demos work.
> I compiled SIP successfully.
> PyQT give me the following error after issuing "python configure.py"
> "Failed to determine the layout of your Qt installtion"
> Do I need to supply a path to the Qt files installed by the DMG? If
> so, any clues
> where the path is?

The .dmg binary seems to have problems with 10.5. I've always had to build Qt 


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