[PyQt] about compiling PyQt v4.8.1

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Mon Nov 22 14:41:27 GMT 2010

On Mon, 22 Nov 2010 09:13:01 -0500, Lic. José M. Rodriguez Bacallao
<jmrbcu at gmail.com> wrote:
> hi folks, I am compiling PyQt v4.8.1 in ubuntu 10.10, The problem is
> that I compiled Qt v4.7.1 and the installed to a location in my
> system, then I exported
> QTDIR=/path/to/where/I/installed/Qt
> export PATH=$QTDIR/bin:$PATH
> then, configured and installed sip 4.11.2 to another location and
> expoerted:
> export PATH=/path/to/where/I/installed/sip/bin:$PATH
> export
> and configured PyQt with this command line:
> python ./configure.py -w -g --confirm-license --protected-is-public -b
> build/bin -d build/lib/python$PYTHON_VERSION/site-packages -v
> build/share/sip
> but PyQt configure system is detecting Qt from the location where it
> was built, not the location where it was installed. What can I do?

Use the --qmake flag to point configure.py to your version.


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