[PyQt] PyQt5 on El Capitan

Kyle Altendorf sda at fstab.net
Sun Apr 19 20:25:23 BST 2020

On 2020-04-19 15:10, Florian Bruhin wrote:
> On Sun, Apr 19, 2020 at 08:39:01AM -0700, Brian Prentice wrote:
>> Where can I get a wheel file of PyQt5 that will run on OS X 10.11.6 El 
>> Capitan?
> Qt 5.14 dropped support for OS X 10.11:
> https://doc-snapshots.qt.io/qt5-5.14/supported-platforms.html
> Thus, you'd either need to install the Qt 5.12 LTS, or - given that you 
> don't
> get security updates from Apple for your OS anymore anyways - Qt 5.13.

Thanks for the correction.

Is it good for the wheels to claim 10.6?  I guess that means where it 
was supposedly built which it seems would suggest it ought to be 
supported there?  I get that things can be built on systems where they 
can't run but maybe it would be more useful to express the minimum it 
can run on.


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