On 08/26/2011 03:05 PM, Jim Fulton wrote:
Theoretically, you'd use setup_requires to specify packages needed by setup. I'm not sure if that works with buildout. I've heard reports that it does and reports that it doesn't.
I'm pretty sure it doesn't. There is an open bug for it: https://bugs.launchpad.net/zc.buildout/+bug/257555 . This bug looks related: https://bugs.launchpad.net/zc.buildout/+bug/110133 .