On Fri, Jun 29, 2012 at 7:19 PM, Monty Taylor <mord...@inaugust.com> wrote:
We use pip-requires as part of building the virtualenvs. Once we start
using it, setuptools-git is pretty much required for running setup.py,
so many common actions in our workflow will require it.
It's a good question though - and I consider the current existence of it
in pip-requires purely a convenience hack. We don't have a strong place
in our infrastructure to indicate setup_requires entries. I'll work on
test-requires is also used when building venv and until there are
separate build-requires, seems to be a better place for deps such as
Trouble is that openstack.common.setup.parse_requirements() parses
pip-requires and puts everything there into egg-info, which should be
only run-time deps.
I just put up another possibility for review before I read this - check
it out and see what you think - we can also go test-requires if you like