[PyQt] Supplying PyQt5 via PyPI

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Wed Sep 17 18:41:18 BST 2014

On 17/09/2014 6:08 pm, Marcus Ottosson wrote:
> Hi Nenad and Florian,
> The thought did occur to me about providing more versions via PyPI, but 
> I
> can only imagine, and as mentioned by Phil, the amount of work involved 
> in
> actually getting something like that off the ground.
> Having said that, as there seems to be some interest, I see no reason 
> why
> we couldn’t make it a team effort. I’ll be working on GitHub and 
> getting
> PyPI builds up via Travis, as that is how I’m working currently.
> I’ll give a shout once I’ve gotten started and maybe we could start 
> talking
> about ways to go at it from there?
> For reference, this <https://github.com/abstractfactory/pyblish> is the
> project the I’m working with.
> You could install one of the Windows installers and see what gets 
> installed
> in site-packages\PyQt5.
> Thanks Phil, I’ll have a look at that. Out of interest, how did *you*
> figure this out?

Most of it is obvious, the rest is trial-and-error and bug reports.


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