Support for gui-scripts in pyqtbuilder?

Phil Thompson phil at
Thu May 7 15:53:51 BST 2020

On 01/05/2020 17:45, Steve Borho wrote:
> Hello,
> The sipbuild and pyqtbuild classes support “console_scripts", but they
> don’t seem to support “gui_scripts” which in setuptools are the same
> except they use pythonw.exe on Windows so they do not open a console
> window.
> Is there some other mechanism to force the autogenerated shim exe use 
> pythonw?

Support for this will be in SIP v5.3 and PyQt-builder v1.4 (expected 
when PyQt v5.15 is released at the end of the month).


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