[NumPy-Tickets] [NumPy] #1857: Pip install into virtualenv doesn't work

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Wed Aug 3 11:26:21 CDT 2011

#1857: Pip install into virtualenv doesn't work
 Reporter:  rgommers           |       Owner:  rgommers   
     Type:  defect             |      Status:  new        
 Priority:  normal             |   Milestone:  Unscheduled
Component:  numpy.distutils    |     Version:  1.6.0      
 Keywords:  pip, easy_install  |  

Comment(by embray):

 Replying to [comment:18 rgommers]:
 > Works for me with -e. Haven't tested without -e; is there a better way
 to do that than pushing to my github account and letting pip install from
 there with some magic incantation?

 Yes, you can just run `pip install .` on your source checkout.  It will
 copy the source to a temp dir (I think), create an egg, and then install
 the egg.

 Your patch looks almost exactly like mine now.  They only difference is
 that it should only fix the -egg-base argument ''if'' its prior value is

Ticket URL: <http://projects.scipy.org/numpy/ticket/1857#comment:19>
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My example project

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