• Elementary OS,  Linux,  Ubuntu,  Uncategorized

    How to install PyQt4 on Elementary OS (Linux)

    In this video I show the steps on how to install PyQt 4 on Elementary OS which should work on all Ubuntu based Linux distributions. I already had PyQt 5 installed but my study guide requires PyQt 4 so I decided to install and run both on my system. Here’s the steps: Open a terminal and run the below to install PyQt 4 sudo apt-get install python3-pyqt4 sudo apt-get install libqt4-dev sudo apt-get install python-qt4 qt4-dev-tools python-qt4-dev pyqt4-dev-tools Here’s a video if that’s more to your liking:

  • Linux,  Ubuntu,  Ubuntu Gnome 15.04

    Guide to install PyQt step by step in Ubuntu Gnome 15.04

    I’m currently doing a course on Python GUI development and needed to install PyQt4 on my Ubuntu Gnome 15.04 desktop which gave me some stumbling blocks. Through lots of testing and research I managed to get it installed and decided to create a step by step guide on installing PyQt4 on Ubuntu 15.04. You can view the steps below the video. Below are the steps I took to get everything installed and working: 1. download sip from Riverbank Computing 2. download PyQT from Riverbank Computing 3. In the terminal run: sudo apt-get install python3.4-dev and then run: sudo apt-get install build-essential) too From the terminal run: sudo apt-get install qt4-dev-tools…