[PyQt] Segfault when building wxPython with SIP 4.19.11

Hans-Peter Jansen hpj at urpla.net
Fri Jul 6 16:06:02 BST 2018

On Freitag, 6. Juli 2018 09:32:14 Scott Talbert wrote:
> On Fri, 6 Jul 2018, Phil Thompson wrote:
> >>> 4.19.8 worked ok.
> >> 
> >> It should be fixed in the current snapshot. 4.19.12 will be released
> >> over the weekend.
> > 
> > However there are slight changes to the way a private sip module is
> > specified. I don’t know if this affects how wxPython is built.
> I don't know either.  When I build wxPython, I am building it for Fedora
> or Debian packages, and I build it using the public sip module, stripping
> out the bundled copy.

Well, I guess, the idea behind bundling sip is to allow local adjustments 
without compromising the public sip package and other dependent projects.

>From packaging point of view, you should take the "other" route.. I'm facing 
the same issue for openSUSE, but will wait a little longer to let things 


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