Fix for bug in

Patrick Stinson patrickkidd at
Fri Oct 9 22:19:20 BST 2020

Great, so in it’ll be in the next stable release.


> On Oct 9, 2020, at 1:17 PM, Phil Thompson <phil at> wrote:
> On 09/10/2020 21:34, Patrick Stinson wrote:
>> pyqtdeploy-sysroot triggers a python bug on some python installs. It
>> is a simple workaround in pyqtdeploy/sysroot/
>> from importlib import util as importlib_util
>> ...should be used instead of...
>> Import importlib; importlib.util
>> I used pyenv to install python-3.7.8 then installed pyqtdeploy using
>> pip. The bug did not occur when using a host python-3.7.8 built myself
>> from source.
> Already fixed...
> Phil

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