Issues Upgrading from PyQt v5.15.2 to v5.15.3

Phil Thompson phil at
Thu Feb 25 21:17:10 GMT 2021

On 25/02/2021 12:51, Kyle Altendorf wrote:
> On 2021-02-25 04:21, Phil Thompson wrote:
>> Specifically in this case, pip first installs the wheel (a new
>> dependency) containing the Qt libraries. This overwrites the Qt
>> libraries from v5.15.2. When pip uninstalls v5.15.2 it removes those
>> libraries.
> Is it necessary to be using namespace packages instead of just letting
> them be in separate places?  The separate package for the Qt binaries
> does sound nice.

The Qt wheels don't contain any Python code so namespaces don't apply.


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