[PyQt] ANN: PyQt v5.5.1 Released

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Mon Oct 26 08:53:12 GMT 2015

On 26 Oct 2015, at 7:02 a.m., V. Armando Sole <sole at esrf.fr> wrote:
> On 25.10.2015 23:12, Phil Thompson wrote:
>> On 25 Oct 2015, at 8:17 p.m., Erik Hvatum <ice.rikh at gmail.com> wrote:
>>> On Sun, Oct 25, 2015 at 2:43 PM, V. Armando Sole <sole at esrf.fr> wrote:
>>> Hello,
>>> I cannot compile new PyQt5 with current sip version under python 3.5 and VS2015.
>>> I have installed sip 4.17 but it keeps saying I need 4.16.6 or later (see attached picture).
>>> Did I miss anything?
>>> Armando
>>> Try running
>>> python -c "import sip; print(sip.SIP_VERSION_STR); print(sip.__file__)"
>>> in the command line.  Perhaps Python is finding an older version of SIP in your home directory or some such thing.
>> It's the version of sip.exe that matters, not the version of the sip
>> module. Run sip -V to see what version is being used.
> The output is again 4.17

You could try putting print calls in check_sip() to see what value it is seeing.


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