Fix for pyqtdeploy-build bug on windows when folder and module have same name

Patrick Stinson patrickkidd at
Wed Oct 14 23:11:34 BST 2020

Of course not. That did indeed fix it.

> On Oct 14, 2020, at 1:56 PM, Phil Thompson <phil at> wrote:
> On 14/10/2020 17:29, Patrick Stinson wrote:
>> Turns out PyErr_Print() (i.e. in pyqtdeploy_start.cpp) doesn’t print
>> anything to console for windows. This means you don’t get any python
>> exceptions from the app, which is a problem. Perhaps this is because I
>> am using the release build from the pyqtdeploy-built sysroot. This led
>> to the long debugging process described in my previous email, then
>> once I had fixed that problem moving on to other exceptions in my app
>> (e.g. Qt/PyQt not having ssl support). I think python exceptions
>> should be printed by default, especially since this can be time
>> consuming for a pyqtdeploy exe.
> Did you check the "Use console" box in the "Application Source" tab of the GUI?
> Phil

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