SIP v5.4.0 Released

29 August 2020

SIP v5.4.0 has been released. This is a feature release including support for Python v3.9. This is the last release that will support Python v3.5.

  • The latest version of the module ABI is v12.8.1.
  • Python v3.9 is supported.
  • Added support for building the sip module for PyPy.
  • Added the distinfo project option to allow the creation of a .dist-info directory to be disabled. sip-install has a corresponding --no-distinfo command line option.
  • Added SIP_VERSION and SIP_VERSION_STR to the sipbuild module API.