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Re: removing py-qt3-*?

On Tue, 19 Aug 2014 17:26:51 +0200
Thomas Klausner <> wrote:

> Hi!
> py-qt3 is not maintained upstream any longer; they "only" support
> py-qt4 and py-qt5.
> That in itself wouldn't be a problem, but all three of these use
> py-sip, and py-qt3 isn't buildable against the latest py-sip.
> So I took a look at what is using py-qt3 in pkgsrc. Here's the list:
> databases/luma (last release and homepage update: 2008, pkgsrc
> version from 2006) devel/eric3 (devel/eric4 using qt4 is already in
> pkgsrc) misc/kodos (last release from 2006)
> misc/mnemosyne (should be updated to 2.3.1, I'll take a look)
> wm/icecc (last release from 2004)
> and of course the packages for py-qt3 themselves, x11/py-qt3*
> Would anyone miss any of these terribly?

I use luma fairly frequently, but I'd be happy to switch to something
with similar functionality and that is actively maintained... now if I
could just find that something... :-/ 


Greg Oster

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