PySide > PyQt

Robert Kern robert.kern at
Wed Oct 21 00:14:50 CEST 2009

On 2009-10-20 16:48 PM, rm wrote:
> Have you guys heard about PySide:
> It is basically the same as PyQt (Qt bindings for Python), but
> licensed with the LGPL instead of GPL.  The FAQ explains a bit more
> history.  Looks like the end for PyQt if you ask me.

Welcome to two months ago. :-)

PySide still needs a fair chunk of work to go before it could really be claimed 
that it is a wholesale replacement for PyQt, but it looks like it will be a 
compelling alternative.

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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