Importing modules into IronPython

Benjamin Kaplan benjamin.kaplan at
Thu Jul 4 01:04:05 CEST 2013

On Wed, Jul 3, 2013 at 3:05 PM, HighBeliever <akshay.ksth at> wrote:
> Hi, I have to shift a Python 2.7 program to run in Windows. Doing that has forced me to use IronPython because my program is dependent on a .dll file that uses .NET framework.
> I moved all my code to Iron Python and modified it to work with the dll. But I cant import PyQt4 module into the project. Is there a way I can do that? Please Help.
> --

Generally, extensions that aren't pure Python can only be used with
the interpreter they were designed for. There has been some attempt to
get CPython extensions working under IronPython (there's a tracking
issue on IronPython's bug tracker-, but I don't know how
well it works.

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