[PyQt] Installing pyqt5 with sip and qmake executables on ubuntu

Patrick Stinson patrickkidd at gmail.com
Wed Apr 22 15:53:23 BST 2020

This seems particularly useful on Windows as getting a dev env that can build extensions seems to be quite cumbersome.

> On Apr 19, 2020, at 7:37 PM, Patrick Stinson <patrickkidd at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi there,
> I have a pyqt5 server project that has a couple of submodules that require the sip and qmake exe's. Otherwise the project is pretty clean.
> Is building qt/python/sip/pyqt5 the only way to install pyqt5 along with the sip and qmake exe’s so you can build extensions as well as run the project?
> "pip install pyqt5” doesn’t install the executables.
> Thanks!
> -Patrick

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