[PyQt] Need a recipe for building

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Wed Sep 30 08:58:10 BST 2009

On Tue, 29 Sep 2009 16:52:04 -0600, Brian Brown <rbb at techgame.net> wrote:
> Hello folks!
> I'm yet another Snow Leopard user and I'm trying to get 4.6 going (I'm  
> a commercial PyQt user).
>  From a starting place, I'm confused as to what I should be using.
>     - The Qt 4.6 technology preview (tp1), or get a particular version  
> from their repository?

PyQt never supports unreleased versions of Qt. The PyQt version number and
the Qt version number are completely unrelated.

>         - If you just check out the trunk, it claims to be 4.7 and  
> doesn't work at all
>     - The 4.9 sip release or current snapshot?
>     - The 4.6 PyQt release or current snapshot?
> If none of this is supported or possible under snow leopard I would  
> expect to see that on the web site or in a README or something. If  
> there is a method of getting this going, could someone put it on the  
> wiki?
> I'm trying to build it as 32-bit and so am using arch of i386 - I've  
> read the list archives and seen various suggestions to get this to  
> work, and I've tried many of them. Qt itself builds and works just  
> fine, but I currently get the following with Qt 4.6 tp1, Release 4.6  
> PyQt and Release 4.9 sip.



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