pyqtdeploy-sysroot needlessly rebuilds Qt every time

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Sat Oct 30 20:44:40 BST 2021

Please disregard.
I worked-around this by explicitly specifying --qmake /Users/david/Documents/dev/sysroot/sysroot-macos-64/Qt/bin/qmake
(Although I expected simply having this bin first in my $PATH would suffice, that assumption was my mistake.)

> On 30 Oct 2021, at 08:54, David Gradwell <info at> wrote:
> Hi, 
> The command "pyqtdeploy-sysroot sysroot.toml"
> promises that it won’t recompile Qt unless it is necessary, but it is failing on that promise.
> Every time that I run it, it reports that it is...
> Deleting /Users/david/Documents/dev/sysroot/sysroot-macos-64/build
> And then it recompiles Qt.
> How can I convince it to stop overlooking its previous fine work?
> Thanks,
> David.

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