[PyQt] Problem with icons

David Boddie david at boddie.org.uk
Sat Jul 14 16:11:11 BST 2012

On Thu, 12 Jul 2012 16:23:17 +0200, Szabo, Patrick (LNG-VIE) wrote:

> I'm using Python 3 and Qt 4.8.2
> The icons I'm setting and images in general work fine on my development
> machine but on any other machine they are not showing up.
> I've tried absolute and relative paths and now even with the
> resource-system but they just won't show up.

[ICO and GIF file loading...]

> I compiled the resource-file into a py with pyrcc4 and just importet it
> like this:
> import meta_ress
> The compiled file is obviously named meta_ress.py.

I assume that you don't get an ImportError at this point.

> The systems that run the app are using a python install folder from a
> network drive and do not have python or pyqt installed locally.
> Any ideas ?

Could it be that the Qt installation for the production machines does not
include plugins or support for the image file formats that you use?


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