[PyQt] Old sources

David Boddie david at boddie.org.uk
Tue Jun 28 00:00:28 BST 2016

On Mon Jun 27 19:00:26 BST 2016, Fredrik Averpil wrote:

> I'm looking to compile PyQt4 4.6 and 4.8.4 on Ubuntu 14.04 but I don't see
> the 4.6 or 4.8.4 sources over at Sourceforge:
> https://sourceforge.net/projects/pyqt/files/PyQt4/
> Would it be possible to acquire these somewhere else?

It's usually possible to find old releases in the Debian or Ubuntu archives.
In this case, I found the original archives in the following location:


The python-qt4_4.6.orig.tar.gz file might be OK for 4.6. There doesn't
seem to be an archive for 4.8.4, but there are archives for 4.8.3 and 4.8.5.


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