License of PyQt-builder (BSD) vs pyqt-bundle (SIP/GPL)

Ben Greiner code-pyqt at
Mon Nov 9 11:31:18 GMT 2020


I am currently in the process of migrating the PyQt5 rpm packages for
openSUSE Tumbleweed from SIP4 to SIP5. This requires a new package for

The website of pyqt-builder as well as the specify BSD license.
Most of the source files contain the appropriate BSD 2-clause license
header. However, some files in pyqtbuild/bundle have the SIP-GPL hybrid
license header.

Is this intentional? Is pyqt-builder BSD licensed but pyqt-bundle is


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