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Build requirements files from requirements.

Project Description


Build requirements from to test your package against minimum, latest and development versions of your package dependencies. Particularly useful when combined with your CI systems build matrix.


Requirements-Builder is on PyPI so all you need is:

$ pip install requirements-builder

Or, if you have virtualenvwrapper installed:

$ mkvirtualenv requirements-builder
$ pip install requirements-builder


Running the test suite is as simple as:

$ ./


Version 0.2.6 (released 2017-07-13)

Bug fixes

  • Fixes fatal error if setup() is called under ‘if __name__ == “__main__”:’

Version 0.2.5 (released 2017-04-11)

Bug fixes

  • Fixes support of recursive requirements files.

Version 0.2.4 (released 2017-03-10)

Bug fixes

  • Fixes issue with upper version requirements being stripped from the output.

Version 0.2.3 (released 2017-03-09)

Bug fixes

  • Fixes the issue with conditions on extra_require not being taken into account.

Version 0.2.2 (released 2017-02-01)

Bug fixes

  • Fixes issue with properly building requirements for packages with version markers.


  • Adds YAPF auto-formatting configuration.

Version 0.2.1 (released 2017-01-23)

Bug fixes

  • Accepts non--e packages from devel file.
  • Sphinx 1.5+ drops support for Python 2.6 and 3.3.
  • Adds Python 3.6 support.
  • Makes –extras option accepting comma separated values as described in help. (#14)

Version 0.2.0 (released 2016-09-13)

New features

Bug fixes

  • Fixes problem when the command try to import the package its about to install in order to get the information like the version. E.g. Django does that.
  • Fixes problem when the command plays with __file__ to read, exec, or whatever.

Version 0.1.0 (released 2015-10-05)

  • Initial public release
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