[PyKDE] PyQt package needs bumping

Dave S eric3 at pusspaws.net
Sat Oct 7 12:31:12 BST 2006

On Saturday 07 October 2006 10:38, Andreas Pakulat wrote:
> On 07.10.06 10:16:09, Dave S wrote:
> > QT4.2.0 has been released and any trace of the QT4.1.4 has been removed -
> > but the current PyQt binary package for windows relies on QT4.1.4
> I'm sure Phil is aware of that and is already hacking on PyQt4 to adapt
> it to Qt4.2.0. However that takes time and Qt4.2.0 Opensource is just a
> day old.

No problem - thought I should raise it though. Did not realise it had only 
been out a day. Should have checked

> > Having upgraded my XP binary to QT4.2.0 I have broken my PyQt binary.
> I doubt that current PyQt4 snapshots work with Qt4.2.0, there was a post
> some time ago on this list that the buildsystem of PyQt4 needs some
> changes and you won't get the new classes anyway...
> > Unfortunately I cannot find an old QT4.1.4...exe and not being a windows
> > guy (Linux is my first language) I am stuck ... or will have to learn
> > about compiling it under windows ...
> Compiling under Windows works the same way as under Linux, all you have
> to do first is install mingw. However it takes ages.
> But in case you rather want to download a .exe, see
> ftp://ftp.trolltech.com/qt/source

Could not access  ftp://ftp.trolltech.com/qt/source but from the QT mailing 
list ...


Which got me out of a hole - phew :)


> Andreas

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