PyKDL fails to import after PyQt5.QtCore
pyqt at timonengelke.de
Mon Apr 12 18:43:56 BST 2021
On Tue, 2021-03-16 at 15:23 +0300, Dmitry Shachnev wrote:
> Hi Timon!
> On Mon, Mar 15, 2021 at 02:23:59PM +0100, Timon Engelke wrote:
> > Hey,
> > I am on Debian Testing and noticed the following error when using PyQt5 and
> > PyKDL:
> > > > > import PyQt5.QtCore
> > > > > import PyKDL
> > Traceback (most recent call last):
> > File "<stdin>", line 1, in <module>
> > ValueError: PyCapsule_GetPointer called with incorrect name
> > When I import PyKDL before PyQt5.QtCore, both imports are successful.
> Debian maintainer of PyQt5 here, I want to add some debugging information.
> Maybe Phil can add more details here, but I think the only way to resolve
> this will be importing PyKDL before PyQt5.QtCore, until PyKDL gets ported to
> a newer SIP version.
Thank you for the reply!
I discovered that PyKDL no longer uses sip in their upstream, they switched to
pybind11, but that version is not released yet. So once a new version is released
and packaged for Debian, this problem will be resolved. Until then, I am
importing PyKDL before PyQt5.QtCore, as you recommended.
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