[PyKDE] Bindings and the KDE project

Russell Valentine russ at coldstonelabs.org
Wed Mar 17 21:25:00 GMT 2004

On Wed, 17 Mar 2004 20:31:11 +0100
Simon Edwards <simon at simonzone.com> wrote:

> Hello all,
> How do people here feel about the current state of PyQt/PyKDE in relation to 
> KDE (the project)? Is it a real problem for people that PyQt/PyKDE isn't 
> distributed as part of KDE? or would it be enough if the distros also came 
> with PyQt/PyKDE as 'standard'?
> It is a bit of a chicken and egg problem, but the fact that not everyone 
> (user) has PyQt/PyKDE around is IMHO hindering wide adoption and use of 
> Python for KDE apps.
> I just want to know what everyone's thoughts are on this issue.
> cheers,

In my eyes I think it would be awsome to have PyQt/PyKDE part of KDE.
I've upgraded to KDE 3.2 and all my PyKDE apps don't work. Probably Jim
Bublitz could use some help. I'm still sort of new to Python and I
havn't looked into creating bindings with SIP so I would have a lot of
learning to do.

Russell Valentine

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