[PyQt] PyQt apps deployment under Windows

Giovanni Bajo rasky at develer.com
Wed May 23 16:39:01 BST 2007

On 5/21/2007 9:25 PM, Miguel Lobo wrote:

> I faced the same question some time ago for my PyQt application and 
> decided that the distribution form that allows easiest deployment under 
> Windows is a single file (the executable) with no installation.
> The way I do that is basically creating my executable with Qt, PyQt, 
> sip, python and my program linked statically.  After compressing the 
> executable with UPX, it has a size of about 3 MB, of which about 2.5-2.8 
> MB are due to the static libraries and the rest to my program proper.

... or you can use PyInstaller to achieve the same effect without 
recompiling anything.
Giovanni Bajo

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