[PyQt] Building PyQt5 on Windows

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Wed Jun 7 13:17:43 BST 2017

On 7 Jun 2017, at 12:57 pm, Wallboy <wallboy at wallboy.ca> wrote:
> That indeed worked.
> Though I found out I in fact need the SSL libraries. QtNetwork https does not work without it. I thought the OpenSSL stuff was used for the QSsl* classes only and QtNetwork would be able to handle https by default. I guess I was wrong. Do the official binaries already come with it built in?

No - it is detected at runtime.

> I'm guessing I just have to install OpenSSL to get https to work with custom Qt Builds?

...and build Qt with the right options - see the docs.


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