PySide > PyQt

rm rmcorrespond at
Wed Oct 21 03:45:06 CEST 2009

On Oct 20, 6:14 pm, Robert Kern <robert.k... at> wrote:
> 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.

I did a search for PySide here and only saw the announcement.  I was
surprised that no discussion ensued, did I miss it.  So, I assumed
that not a lot of people knew about it and wanted to help spread the
word and hear some opinions.  But, what you say is probably right on
the mark.  Thanks.

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