[PyQt] Re: PyQt4 and Qt plugins (imageformats, etc.) fully supported now

Thorsten Kampe thorsten at thorstenkampe.de
Tue Feb 24 23:55:27 GMT 2009

* Giovanni Bajo (Mon, 23 Feb 2009 12:33:11 +0100)
> I've just added a new feature to PyInstaller: a module hook is now
> able to specify additional data files that are needed for the module
> to work correctly. Those data files are automatically collected when
> using --onedir, or bundled within the executable when using --onefile
> (and automatically extracted into the temporary dir at startup).
> Using this support, I've improved PyQt4's import hooks so that Qt
> plugins (such as imageformats, codecs, etc.) are automatically handled
> by PyInstaller. IOW, this is now fully transparent to PyInstaller
> users: just run PyInstaller trunk and enjoy your multi-platform
> bundles of PyQt applications without having to take care of plugins
> manually.

Thanks. I've just downloaded the svn version and compiled a PyQt script. 
I got a lot of "W: library python%s%s required via ctypes not found" 
errors (although everything seems to work). Is that a known issue?


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