problem building qt4-x11 on SL

Ryan Schmidt ryandesign at
Sat Dec 3 09:10:54 PST 2011

On Dec 3, 2011, at 11:07, Brandon Allbery wrote:

> 2011/12/3 Ryan Schmidt <ryandesign at>
>>> - pyQt + qt4-x11 but this last library is broken.
>> You could try back-porting the changes that have happened in the qt4-mac port. There are probably many changes since it's been years since this was updated. If you get it working, send a diff so we can update the port.
> So it looks to me like you want "port install py-pyqt4 +x11 -quartz".  This will use qt4-mac built for X11, which is how you're supposed to be doing it.

I don't believe there's any such thing as "qt4-mac built for X11"; its x11 variant has been commented out for ages.

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