[IPython-dev] [Enthought-Dev] PySide to replace PyQt?
dwf at cs.toronto.edu
Thu Aug 27 14:46:58 EDT 2009
On 27-Aug-09, at 7:49 AM, Darren Dale wrote:
>> It seems as though Phil Thompson might have painted himself into a
> I don't know. Who could have anticipated the sale of Qt and subsequent
> license change by Nokia?
Oh, agreed. But once that happened (about 18-20 months ago IIRC) their
agendas were pretty much guaranteed to collide. It's unfortunate that
they couldn't reach an agreement.
>> At any rate, I for one welcome our new Finnish overlords.
> I'll reserve judgment until they can build and distribute a stable
> product across platforms.
Indeed, though with the amount of manpower they're dedicating to the
PySide effort, I don't imagine it will be long.
One thing that is a pain in the neck is the boost::python dependency,
which is sufficiently annoying to install on its own. Oh well.
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