[PyQt] PyQt5.2.1-Qt5.2.1-x32 build issue

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Wed May 14 08:14:07 BST 2014

On 14/05/2014 6:06 am, Герасимов Михаил wrote:
> Hello! Sorry for my broken english.
> I saw that on the download page PyQt5.2.1 installer for Win x86 based
> on Qt5.2.0, whereas PyQt5.2.1 version for x64 based on Qt5.2.1.
> One serious bug with memory leaks was fixed in Qt5.2.1 and I've tried
> to build PyQt5.2.1 with Qt5.2.1 for win x86, but failed.
> PyQt compiled, but not works: I get message "SystemError: error return
> without exception set" when try to use any PyQt module.
> Is this because of my mistake with compiling or any problems with
> Qt5.2.1 for x86 exists?

The reason for the older version of Qt is that I have problems building 
32 bit Qt v5.2.1 using MSVC 2008. The problem is WebKit - the linker 
just seems to run out of memory. Any suggestions about how to fix this 
would be welcome.


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