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Python bindings for the Qt toolkit

PyQt is a comprehensive set of Python bindings for the Qt GUI toolkit. The bindings are implemented as a set of Python modules: qt, qtcanvas, qtgl, qtnetwork, qtsql, qttable and qtxml, and contains 300 classes and over 5,750 functions and methods. PyQt also implements the qtext Python module. This contains bindings for QScintilla, the Qt port of the Scintilla programmer's editor class.


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This entry (in part or in whole) was last reviewed on 19 February 2017.


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