[PyQt] pyqtdeploy: howto add egg's?
phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Wed Feb 3 14:35:21 GMT 2016
On 3 Feb 2016, at 2:02 pm, Schluchti <schluchti at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi all,
> I am using pyqtdeploy to create PyQt Applications for Android. It took me
> some time, but finally I got a simple PyQt application working on Android.
> Now, I would like to add some additional modules to my PyQt application - in
> particular "pycrypto". Therefore, I downloaded the pycrypto sourcecode,
> compiled it with the Android NDK compiler toolchain against my statically
> compiled Python and created a *.egg file.
> But now I'm a little bit lost...how can I add the Python egg to pyqtdeploy?
> According to the pyqtdeploy documentation I should add the Python egg to the
> sys.path file, right? I did this, by adding the following path to sys.path:
> Unfourtunately this doesn't work...when I try to import something from
> pycrypto (e.q: from Crypto.Cipher import blockalgo) I'm always getting
> "ImportError: No module named 'Crypto'".
> I also tried to unpack the generated *.apk file to check if it contains the
> pycrypto library, but there is nothing pycrypto related in there.
> What am I doing wrong? I would really appreciate any help.
You have to add the .egg to the .apk yourself. Alternatively build the package differently so that it can be statically linked with your application.
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