[PyQt] trouble installing pyqt4 from source on fedora 13
phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Thu Sep 30 15:33:26 BST 2010
On Thu, 30 Sep 2010 10:16:27 -0400, Darren Dale <dsdale24 at gmail.com>
> I just upgraded the OS on a computer at work to fedora 13, and I am
> attempting to install sip and pyqt4 from source (since the versions
> provided by the package manager are surprisingly out of date.) When I
> run "python configure.py", I get the following:
> Determining the layout of your Qt installation...
> Error: Qt has been built as static libraries so either the -g or -k
> should be used.
> I don't think this is accurate. I have installed the qt-devel package
> (4.6.3-8fc13.x86_64), and my /usr/lib64 contains the libQt*.so files
> for all the .so files I expected to see. Here are the contents of
> Open Source
> Could anyone suggest what I've overlooked? According to
> , the packages I have installed should have provided the shared
> libraries, but I must be missing something.
configure.py is checking to see if QT_SHARED is defined (the blank line in
the output implies it is not). The .pro it creates for qtdirs contains a
workaround for "certain" broken distros to make sure it is set properly.
Maybe the workaround no longer works.
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