This thread from h5py may be relevant (https://github.com/h5py/h5py/pull/356).  

Tom


On Fri, Sep 20, 2013 at 9:41 AM, Benjamin Root <ben.root@ou.edu> wrote:
There is setup_requires, and from the documentation that I see, I wonder if listing NumPy in both build_requires and install_requires invokes a special handling to install setup requirements in the same place as install requirements?

Ben



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