[PyQt] what build instructions/technique to use for a new SIP wrapped project?

Phil Thompson phil at riverbankcomputing.com
Wed Nov 7 18:06:57 GMT 2018

On 07/11/2018 17:59, Kyle Altendorf wrote:
> The instructions for building your own SIP-wrapped projects are saying
> to not use them due to upcoming changes for SIP v5.
> http://pyqt.sourceforge.net/Docs/sip4/build_system.html
> http://pyqt.sourceforge.net/Docs/sip4/distutils.html
>     Note: This should not be used for new projects as it will not be
> supported by SIP v5.
> Are there other instructions I should be using?  Or should I just use
> those but know that lots will be changing?  I'm not looking to do
> anything big, just a little bit of QStandardItem customization and a
> couple little proxy models for now that I want to keep purely in the
> C++ side of things.

The other approach is to hack at the QScintilla configure.py. It is data 
driven and is similar to what sip5 will provide.


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