[PyKDE] Building PyQt as 1 shared library

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.co.uk
Thu Nov 6 09:54:01 GMT 2003

On Wednesday 05 November 2003 10:57 pm, Peter Kropf wrote:
> Does anyone know if it's possible to build PyQt so that there is one shared
> library that contains all the code instead of the 8 (libqtcanvascmodule.so,
> libqtcmodule.so, libqtextcmodule.so, libqtnetworkcmodule.so,
> libqtsqlcmodule.so, libqttablecmodule.so, libqtuicmodule.so,
> libqtxmlcmodule.so) as there are today?

Building it as a single shared library shouldn't be too difficult. The problem 
is that I'm not sure Python can deal with several modules being defined in a 
single library as it uses the module name to load the extension and to call 
the initialisation function.

Why would you want to do this?


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