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IDProjectCategoryView StatusLast Update
0003339Kali LinuxKali Package Bugpublic2020-12-01 10:48
Reporterdannyrock777 Assigned Tosbrun  
Status resolvedResolutionfixed 
Product Version2016.1 
Fixed in Version2016.2 
Summary0003339: dist-upgrade messup with the pyqt4 so after dist-upgrade sparta , creepy are not working didnt checked any other program yet.

while launching sparta
root@io:~# sparta
[-] Import failed. PyQt4 library not found.
Try installing it with: apt-get install python-qt4
while launching creepy
root@io:~# creepy
Traceback (most recent call last):
File "/usr/bin/creepy", line 19, in <module>
from PyQt4.QtWebKit import QWebPage, QWebSettings
ImportError: No module named QtWebKit

Steps To Reproduce

just do the disc-upgrade
i have tested on freshly installed kali rooling

Additional Information

Libs are missing here if we see the PyQt4 libs
root@io:/usr/lib/python2.7/dist-packages/PyQt4# ls
Qsci.pyi uic




2016-06-06 00:06

reporter   ~0005321

The issue is upgrade is installing python-qt4 (4.11.4+dfsg-2)
and python-qt4 4.11.4+dfsg-2 don't have qwebveiw
Here is the debain package detail qwebveiw is not supported .
PyQt4 exposes the Qt4 API to Python. The following modules are supported:

  • QtCore
  • QtDBus
  • QtGui
  • QtNetwork
  • QtXml
  • QtScript
  • QtSvg
  • QtTest
  • QtAssistant
  • QtOpenGL (in python-qt4-gl)
  • QtSql (in python-qt4-sql)
  • phonon (in python-qt4-phonon)


2016-06-06 04:42

reporter   ~0005322

Posted with same problem. Mine's certainly redundant at this point as yours is substantially more detailed.



2016-06-06 09:33

reporter   ~0005325

here is explanation and temporary fix



2016-06-08 08:11

manager   ~0005344

python-qt4 version 4.11.4+dfsg-2kali1 fixes this issue.

Issue History

Date Modified Username Field Change
2016-06-05 10:51 dannyrock777 New Issue
2016-06-06 00:06 dannyrock777 Note Added: 0005321
2016-06-06 04:42 UNATCO Note Added: 0005322
2016-06-06 09:33 dannyrock777 Note Added: 0005325
2016-06-06 13:36 sbrun Assigned To => sbrun
2016-06-06 13:36 sbrun Status new => confirmed
2016-06-08 08:11 sbrun Note Added: 0005344
2016-06-08 08:11 sbrun Status confirmed => resolved
2016-06-08 08:11 sbrun Resolution open => fixed
2016-06-08 08:11 sbrun Fixed in Version => 2016.2
2020-12-01 10:48 g0tmi1k Priority urgent => normal