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pip: Building readline extension module fails

============ Building the readline extension module ============

running install
running build
running build_py
creating build
creating build/lib.linux-x86_64-2.7
copying readline.py -> build/lib.linux-x86_64-2.7
running egg_info
writing gnureadline.egg-info/PKG-INFO
writing top-level names to gnureadline.egg-info/top_level.txt
writing dependency_links to gnureadline.egg-info/dependency_links.txt
reading manifest file 'gnureadline.egg-info/SOURCES.txt'
reading manifest template 'MANIFEST.in'
writing manifest file 'gnureadline.egg-info/SOURCES.txt'
running build_ext
building 'gnureadline' extension
creating build/temp.linux-x86_64-2.7
creating build/temp.linux-x86_64-2.7/Modules
creating build/temp.linux-x86_64-2.7/Modules/2.x
gcc -pthread -fno-strict-aliasing -O2 -g -pipe -Wall -Werror=format-security -Wp,-D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2 -Wp,-D_GLIBCXX_ASSERTIONS -fexceptions -fstack-protector-strong -grecord-gcc-switches -specs=/usr/lib/rpm/redhat/redhat-hardened-cc1 -specs=/usr/lib/rpm/redhat/redhat-annobin-cc1 -m64 -mtune=generic -fasynchronous-unwind-tables -fstack-clash-protection -fcf-protection -D_GNU_SOURCE -fPIC -fwrapv -DNDEBUG -O2 -g -pipe -Wall -Werror=format-security -Wp,-D_FORTIFY_SOURCE=2 -Wp,-D_GLIBCXX_ASSERTIONS -fexceptions -fstack-protector-strong -grecord-gcc-switches -specs=/usr/lib/rpm/redhat/redhat-hardened-cc1 -specs=/usr/lib/rpm/redhat/redhat-annobin-cc1 -m64 -mtune=generic -fasynchronous-unwind-tables -fstack-clash-protection -fcf-protection -D_GNU_SOURCE -fPIC -fwrapv -fPIC -DHAVE_RL_CALLBACK -DHAVE_RL_CATCH_SIGNAL -DHAVE_RL_COMPLETION_APPEND_CHARACTER -DHAVE_RL_COMPLETION_DISPLAY_MATCHES_HOOK -DHAVE_RL_COMPLETION_MATCHES -DHAVE_RL_COMPLETION_SUPPRESS_APPEND -DHAVE_RL_PRE_INPUT_HOOK -I. -I/usr/include/python2.7 -c Modules/2.x/readline.c -o build/temp.linux-x86_64-2.7/Modules/2.x/readline.o
gcc -pthread -shared -Wl,-z,relro -Wl,-z,now -specs=/usr/lib/rpm/redhat/redhat-hardened-ld build/temp.linux-x86_64-2.7/Modules/2.x/readline.o readline/libreadline.a readline/libhistory.a -L/usr/lib64 -lncurses -lpython2.7 -o build/lib.linux-x86_64-2.7/gnureadline.so
gcc: error: readline/libreadline.a: No such file or directory
gcc: error: readline/libhistory.a: No such file or directory
error: command 'gcc' failed with exit status 1

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This is on Fedora 28 x64

I'm trying to install some requirements using pip

I already have readline-devel and readline installed