[PyQt] Porting PyQt GUI between platforms.
raoul.snyman at saturnlaboratories.co.za
Thu Aug 5 05:36:17 BST 2010
On Thu, 5 Aug 2010 11:39:50 +1000, Algis Kabaila wrote:
> Thank you - your are quite clear in what you say. It is unfortunate
> PyInstaller manual gives compilation instructions for Linux...
Yes, because the last time I used PyInstaller on Windows, it worked out of
the box. On Linux, it's a different matter (different kernels, etc).
> OTH, the 'source' directory has subdirectories 'linux' and 'windows'.
> explanation sounds logical and is convincing, so I will need to delve
> 'windows' subdirectory.
No, you shouldn't need to. Just follow the instructions: Configure,
>From the documentation:
Building the bootloaders
Note: Windows users can skip this step, because PyInstaller already ships
with binary bootloaders.
And once again, you need to run this on a real Windows box. WINE *might*
work, but PyInstaller tracks various Windows dependencies that might not be
in WINE. You cannot build Windows packages on Linux.
Raoul Snyman, B.Tech IT (Software Engineering)
m: 082 550 3754
e: raoul.snyman at saturnlaboratories.co.za
More information about the PyQt