[PyQt] Update on Latest Releases

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Tue Jun 26 18:01:05 BST 2018

On 26/06/2018 13:00, Florian Bruhin wrote:
> On Sun, Jun 24, 2018 at 07:45:33PM +0200, Florian Bruhin wrote:
>> On June 24, 2018 7:04:08 PM GMT+02:00, Phil Thompson 
>> <phil at riverbankcomputing.com> wrote:
>> >I've withdrawn the latest releases until I'm sure all the of the
>> >problems have been resolved.
>> >
>> >The root cause is me not realising the inconsistencies in the way the
>> >types of signal arguments are declared in Qt. This means some signals
>> >have always been broken. I will make a new release (hopefully in a few
>> >days) when I'm sure it is no more broken than before.
>> Thanks for the update! FWIW when there's a nightly snapshot I'd be 
>> happy to run qutebrowser's testsuite against it and provide feedback.
> I've now seen some changes in today's nightlies so I thought I'd give 
> it
> a try - however, it doesn't seem to work at all:
>     >>> from PyQt5 import QtCore
>     Traceback (most recent call last):
>       File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
>     ValueError: PyCapsule_GetPointer called with incorrect name
> That's with PyQt5_gpl-5.11.2.dev1806252238, sip-4.19.11.dev1806251808,
> GCC 8.1.1 20180531, Python 3.6.5 on Archlinux.
> Just thought I'd let you know - I'll try again tomorrow :)

That smells like a configuration error, maybe mismatched sips? Did you 
specify the ——sip-module flag?


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