Regression in sip extract handling on Windows

Phil Thompson phil at
Tue Nov 15 09:30:51 GMT 2022

On 15/11/2022 01:16, Scott Talbert wrote:
> Hi Phil,
> With sip 6.7.4, I'm seeing this error when trying to build wxPython on 
> Windows:
> sip-build: an extract must be in the form 'id:file', not
> 'pycode_core:D:\a\1\s\wx\'
> It looks like the new code splits on ':' and checks for len == 2,
> which is a problem for Windows paths.

Hopefully fixed in the repo or with the attached patch.

Let me know when wxPython builds again and I'll release a new version.

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