[PyKDE] Installing pyqt4 on a debian testing (etch) sytem
phil at riverbankcomputing.co.uk
Wed Jun 7 09:15:54 BST 2006
On Wednesday 07 June 2006 2:37 am, Richard Smith wrote:
> I'm trying to install the beta on my debian system but I get this. Do
> I have to be root? The README says I shouldn't need that until make
> rsmith at backup:~/src/PyQt4-gpl-4.0beta1$ python configure.py -q
> Determining the layout of your Qt installation...
> An internal error occured. Please report all the output from the program,
> including the following traceback, to support at riverbankcomputing.co.uk.
> Traceback (most recent call last):
> File "configure.py", line 1078, in ?
> File "configure.py", line 1028, in main
> File "configure.py", line 869, in get_qt_directories
> f = open(pro_file, "w")
> IOError: [Errno 13] Permission denied: 'qtdirs.pro'
> rsmith at backup:~/src/PyQt4-gpl-4.0beta1$
You don't need to be root, but you do need write permission in the source
directory. Did you unpack the source as root?
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