[Slackbuilds-users] Upgrading python3-3.5 to python3-3.6

Matteo Bernardini matteo.bernardini at gmail.com
Fri Mar 3 17:54:29 UTC 2017

2017-03-03 18:41 GMT+01:00 Rich Shepard <rshepard at appl-ecosys.com>:
>   Recently I upgraded Python3 from the 3.5 series to the 3.6 series, yet
> /usr/lib/ still has a python3.5/site-packages/ tree rather than a
> python3.6/site-packages/ tree.
>   I tried installing an application requiring PyQt5 and it could not find
> it:
> Checking dependencies...
>   Python Version 3.6.0 -> OK
>   PyQt not found -> Sorry, PyQt 5.4 or higher is required and must be built
> for Python 3
>  Installed here are:
> python3-3.6.0-i586-3_SBo
> python3-PyQt5-5.6-i486-1_SBo
> python3-sip-4.18-i486-1_SBo
>   Please point me to the resolution of this problem.

hi Rich,

have you rebuilt all of yours python3-* (including python3-PyQt5 and
python3-sip) packages after upgrading to the new python3?

if you had built them before upgrading it they will probably be still
in /usr/lib/python3.5/site-packages instead of


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