[PyQt] PyQt 5.7.1 and Python 3.4

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Wed Feb 1 22:30:57 GMT 2017

On 1 Feb 2017, at 9:28 pm, Evgeny Prilepin <esp.home at gmail.com> wrote:
> Hi everyone!
> I try to use the official wheel package PyQt5 5.7.1 alongside with Python 3.4; however, an error occurs:
> "Could not find a version that satisfies the requirement sip>=4.19 (from pyqt5)
> (from versions: ) No matching distribution found for sip>=4.19 (from pyqt5)."
> There is no SIP wheel package for Python 3.4 on PyPI server, despite the fact that the wheel package name "PyQt5-5.7.1-5.7.1-cp34.cp35.cp36-none-win_amd64.whl" contains apparently a reference to Python 3.4 support.

No, it means it supports the 3.4 ABI.

> Our project uses Python 3.4 and we would like to have an opportunity to install PyQt5 via pip from the official PyPI server.
> I think the wheel package SIP for Python 3.4 needs adding.

That's not going to happen for reasons already given on this list.


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