[PyKDE] PyQt4 GPL for Windows Binary Available

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.co.uk
Thu Jan 12 12:48:51 GMT 2006

On Thursday 12 January 2006 12:37 pm, Giovanni Bajo wrote:
> Phil Thompson <phil at riverbankcomputing.co.uk> wrote:
> > You can find a binary package of a current snapshot of PyQt4 GPL for
> Windows
> > at http://www.riverbankcomputing.com/Downloads/PyQt4/
> >
> > You will also need to install the Qt binary from Trolltech at
> > http://www.trolltech.com/download/qt/windows.html. You also need a copy
> > of MinGW (for some DLLs) but the Qt installer will download and install
> > this for you.
> >
> > Another little project for somebody would be to identify all the required
> > and useful files from the Qt installation so that they can be added to
> > the PyQt4 binary and avoid the 40M Qt download.
> Is this compatible with a bulk Python 2.4, or do we need a MinGW-compiled
> Python?

Standard Python 2.4.

I think MinGW has been fixed so that you don't need to go through the previous 
hassle of creating a MinGW version of the Python DLL. At least I haven't seen 
any problems so far.


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