[PyQt] ANN: PyQt v4.10.1 Released
phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Thu Apr 25 18:28:15 BST 2013
On Wed, 24 Apr 2013 18:10:10 +0200, Detlev Offenbach
<detlev at die-offenbachs.de> wrote:
> On Tuesday 23 April 2013, 22:18:34 Phil Thompson wrote:
>> On Tue, 23 Apr 2013 19:53:58 +0200, Detlev Offenbach
>> <detlev at die-offenbachs.de> wrote:
>> > Hello Phil,
>> > please disregard the first part of the message. Doing some more
>> > investigations showed, that Windwos tricked me. Sorry for the noise.
>> > Meanwhile I found a new issue. Calling e.g. qhelpgenerator as
>> > with the lates PyQt4 with Qt5 installer gives this error message:
>> > Failed to load platform plugin "minimal". Available platforms are:
>> > In deed, the platforms plugin directory only contains qwindows.dll.
>> > can
>> > I overcome this issue?
>> You'd have to copy it in from the Qt installer.
> I would expect it to be part of the PyQt4 installer. Why should I
> separately (and have the stuff twice)?
That's just the workaround until I update the installers.
>> > Yet another observation. Entering the following in a Python 3.3 shell
>> > gives
>> > a wrong output.
>> >>>> from PyQt4.QtCore import QLibraryInfo
>> >>>> QLibraryInfo.location(QLibraryInfo.BinariesPath)
>> > 'C:/Qt/5.0.2/bin'
>> > I would have expected something like "C:\Python33\Lib\site-
>> > packages\PyQt4", because that is where the executable reside when
>> > installed via the installer. How can I overcome this issue?
>> Sounds like a problem with qt.conf. 32 bit or 64 bit installer?
> 32 bit installer.
The location information won't be correct unless you create a
QCoreApplication instance first.
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