More info about nondeterminism_added_by_pyqt5_pyrcc5

Chris Lamb lamby at
Mon Aug 14 22:48:47 UTC 2017

Dear Federico,

> There are two possible solutions[2]: set the environment variable
> QT_HASH_SEED to a constant value before
> pyrcc5 is called (this is my current workaround) or call qSetGlobalQHashSeed().
> I can help with the implementation if needed.

Neat! Please do so. :)

Probably best to file that directly with the offending package and set
the various "usertags" so we can track it:

Indeed, would you be interested in updating our notes on this issue
directly? If so, please join our group on Alioth, and then clone our:

.. repository. The `packages.yml` and `issues.yml` files should be pretty

(If not, just let me know and I'll update them myself.)


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