[Soc2012-general] Working with PySide for GSOC

Hugo Parente Lima hugo.pl at gmail.com
Mon Mar 26 21:00:05 CEST 2012


On Saturday 24 March 2012 16:55:38 Julian Cromarty wrote:
> Hello everyone.
> 
> I would very much like to work with the Python Software Foundation for the
> Google Summer of Code especially the PySide group (which is why I'm posting
> to the pyside mailing list as well). I'm a huge fan of both Python and Qt,
> though I admit I'm not perfect with the more advanced features of Python,
> and as such am very keen to work on combining two of my favourite tools.
> 
> Looking through the ideas page for PySide, I would be more than willing to
> work on getting the Qt5 bindings done or just fixing loads of bugs (or in
> fact any of the things listed), but the one that particularly interested me
> is the idea of porting PySide to Android. I know Qt has already been ported
> to Android thanks to the Necessitas project (which also has Qt integration
> and so the QtCreator/PySide support might be useful to get done first) and
> I'm currently looking into what may be required to compile PySide for
> Android. The page linked to from the Ideas page is empty.

The Android port was done, but I don't know the current state, Qt5 port is a 
good choice, you can start doing bindings for qtbase module, it's small and 
will be useful to you to get a idea of the amount of work needed to accomplish 
the task, you can go to #pyside and ask for help if needed.
 
> Would anyone be interested in being my mentor for one of these ideas?
> 
> Kind regards
> Julian Cromarty

-- 
Hugo Parente Lima
"Precisamos de mais gênios humildes no mundo, hoje somos poucos!"
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