[PyQt] Unable to install on Mac Snow Leopard

Darren Dale dsdale24 at gmail.com
Tue Nov 24 02:42:37 GMT 2009

On Mon, Nov 23, 2009 at 8:25 PM, Kareem Yusuf <koyusuf at gmail.com> wrote:
> When I try to install PyQt, and run Make I get the following error ...
> In file included from
> /Library/Frameworks/QtCore.framework/Headers/qmetatype.h:45,
>                  from
> /Library/Frameworks/QtCore.framework/Headers/QMetaType:1,
>                  from sipAPIQtCore.h:40,
>                  from sipQtCorecmodule.cpp:34:
> /Library/Frameworks/QtCore.framework/Headers/qglobal.h:288:2: error: #error
> "You are building a 64-bit application, but using a 32-bit version of Qt.
> Check your build configuration."
> make[1]: *** [sipQtCorecmodule.o] Error 1
> make: *** [all] Error 2
> I had read some of the threads that suggested that some fixes had been
> placed into the latest dev snapshot, which I am using. However still getting
> the same problem.
> Please advise.

I just installed everything this morning on snow leopard without any
problems. I installed the Qt release candidate binary, and then the
most recent stable releases of sip and pyqt from sources.


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