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setup_requires fails with ValueError when namespace package installed by pip #513
I discovered this today. I have a project whose dependencies rely on
In another run, it failed with a similar traceback, but complained about
I just wanted to check in on this issue. I think I'm seeing the same thing. Our team has several packages that are namespace packages. I have some of them listed out in
I've had problems using setuptools with namespace packages in the past, too. For example, even using
Anyway, let me know if there's anything I can do to help debug this problem. I'll be happy to help where I can.
Hi @robwhess: I do get notified on every setuptools message, so no need to mention me explicitly, but never hurts if you're unsure.
I'm pretty sure this issue is related to #250 and pypa/pip#3. I'm not familiar with what
This is definitely linked to pypa/pip#3. A few notes:
Only in the first case will eggs installed in