Pyqtdeploy plan for the end of qmake?

Patrick Stinson patrickkidd at
Thu Aug 27 22:32:45 BST 2020

Good to know. I suppose that leaves the sip executable (and in some cases the qmake executable).

> On Aug 27, 2020, at 1:30 PM, Phil Thompson <phil at> wrote:
> On 27/08/2020 18:40, Patrick Stinson wrote:
>> One topic was to point out how difficult it is to develop sip
>> extensions on windows, let alone on both Mac and windows. I can’t see
>> how you were able to build a sip extension without sip.h or the PyQt
>> .sip files, which are not included in the pip extensions. Maybe you
>> could explain how you do this?
> sip.h is part of the sip sdist/wheel.
> The PyQt .sip files are part of the PyQt sdist/wheel.
> Phil

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