Installing PySide on a Mac OS X System

Installing prerequisites

Install latest pip distribution: download and run it using the python interpreter.

You need to install or build Qt 4.8 first, see the Qt Project Documentation.

Alternatively you can use Homebrew and install Qt with

$ brew install qt

Installing PySide

To install PySide on Mac OS X you can choose from the following options:

  1. Use pip to install the wheel binary packages:

    $ pip install -U PySide