Latest Ubuntu, python3-pyqt4 and libffi6 not available

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hunter_235711
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Latest Ubuntu, python3-pyqt4 and libffi6 not available

Post by hunter_235711 » Fri May 15, 2020 6:36 pm

Hello, I'm following the instructions here to get Kerberos SDR set up on my PC running Ubuntu 20.04 LTS. However, I get the following error when I try to install all the packages.

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[email protected]:~$ sudo apt install python3-pip python3-pyqt4 build-essential gfortran libatlas3-base libatlas-base-dev python3-dev python3-setuptools libffi6 libffi-dev python3-tk pkg-config libfreetype6-dev php-cli wondershaper
Reading package lists... Done
Building dependency tree       
Reading state information... Done
E: Unable to locate package python3-pyqt4
E: Unable to locate package libffi6
Thanks!
-Hunter

hunter_235711
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Re: Latest Ubuntu, python3-pyqt4 and libffi6 not available

Post by hunter_235711 » Tue May 19, 2020 6:16 pm

I was able to get it working, I just modified the python code to use QT5 instead of QT4. I might put the modified code on github in case other people are interested.

-Hunter

dr_radar
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Re: Latest Ubuntu, python3-pyqt4 and libffi6 not available

Post by dr_radar » Sat May 23, 2020 12:22 pm

Hey,

I found that problem as well. I ended up just making a new Linux build around 18.04. A install that works with Ubuntu 20.04 would be good if you could share those edits.

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