Any tips or examples of building wheels dependent on PyQt5/Qt?

Grzegorz Bokota g.bokota at
Fri Dec 11 12:13:54 GMT 2020

You may try use this tool for setup python on all systems:
But I have no experience with building against Qt.
Please remember to use manylinux2014 images if you would like to build
against newer version of Qt.

Grzegorz Bokota

pt., 11 gru 2020 o 12:42 Jeremy Sanders <jeremy at>

> Dear all
> Does anyone here have some recipe or tips for making wheels for a
> PyQt5-dependent package that builds against Qt (using sip)? It seems a
> very difficult process.
> Ideally I'd like to make wheels for Veusz on Linux, Windows and MacOS.
> It does build with sip5, but only in backward-compatibility mode.
> I was trying to use github actions to do this, but it seems difficult to
> make a working setup, particularly using multilinux and the different
> python versions. I came across aqtinstall which at least helps solves
> installing the Qt development things.
> Thanks in advance
> Jeremy
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