[PyQt] QtGui.QX11Info.display() problem

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.co.uk
Fri Jun 8 09:54:26 BST 2007

On Thursday 07 June 2007 10:28 pm, Emanuele Santos wrote:
> Hi Phil and others
> We are facing problems with QtGui.QX11Info.display() with recent versions
> of PyQt4/sip (today's snapshot + Qt 4.3.0).
> When trying to get the pointer to the display and casting it to an int we
> get the error message:
> TypeError: int() argument must be a string or a number, not 'Display'
> When printing the result of QtGui.QX11Info.display() we get
> <PyQt4.QtGui.Display object at 0x14f4d98>
> When printing from an old version (PyQt-snapshot-20070228 + Qt 4.2.0)
>  that produces what we expect we get
> <sip.voidptr object at 0x15d4e21>
> Could you check if this is a sip/PyQt4 bug?

This was changed in PyQt 4.2. If you want the address of the Display then use 


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