[PyKDE] ANN: Debian packages available

Torsten Marek shlomme at gmx.net
Mon Jun 28 23:32:00 BST 2004

Ricardo Javier Cardenes Medina schrieb:
> Hi folks,
> I haven't uploaded sip 3.10.2/PyQt 3.12 to Debian due to the imminence
> of sip 4.0. I've now uploaded to people.debian.org:
>   - sip 4.0
>   - PyQt 3.12
>   - QScintilla 1.3
>   - PyKDE 3.11.1 (still building it will be there tomorrow or so)
> under (notice the "sip4"):
>      deb http://people.debian.org/~rcardenes sid sip4
> Short story:
>   Just apt-get update && apt-get install python-qt3 and that's all.
>   apt-get install python-kde3 will make it for PyKDE (when uploaded).
> Long story:
>   Ok... What's new here? Since sip4 isn't a mere upgrade of sip3,
>   I've introduced new package source (sip4-qt3) and new package
>   names (sip4, python-sip4-qt3, etc).  PyQt packages' names are just
>   the same. QScintilla is now libqscintilla4 (soname bumped), so
>   libqscintilla3 (1.2) will remain in your system if you don't remove
>   it yourself.
>   I've uploaded sip4 to Debian official site, so it starts building
>   on all arches, preparing the ground for PyQt & PyKDE. I'll be
>   introducing those new packages on Debian the next couple of weeks
>   (sip4 is a totally new source package, so it's PyKDE, QScintilla
>   have a new package so they have to pass a little buffer), so you
>   can get them from p.d.org in the meantime.
I just installed the new packages, so far they work without hassle.



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