Robert Kern robert.kern at
Wed Jul 8 19:29:26 EDT 2009

On 2009-07-08 18:10, Helvin wrote:

> Thanks for the fast replies! I will look into how to use VTK now.
> Where would I find VTK's explicit support for PyQt?

Wrapping/Python/vtk/qt4/ in the VTK sources.

> Because I have installed VTK (using its installer) and pyVTK (using
> its file), but how do I actually use it in my code? According
> to:,
> I have tried 'import vtk', but python can't find the vtk module.

Then you have not installed VTK's Python bindings correctly. Note that pyVTK is 
just a library for manipulating VTK files. The VTK Python bindings are part of 
VTK's distribution itself. Exactly how did you install VTK? Did you compile it 

Robert Kern

"I have come to believe that the whole world is an enigma, a harmless enigma
  that is made terrible by our own mad attempt to interpret it as though it had
  an underlying truth."
   -- Umberto Eco

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