Toon> To configure python on a Solaris 9 box with sunstudio11 installed
Toon> and to compile it in 64bit, I execute following:
Toon> export CC=cc
Toon> export CFLAGS="-xarch=v9"
Toon> export CXX=CC
Toon> export CXXFLAGS="-xarch=v9"
Toon> export F77=f77
Toon> export FFLAGS="-xarch=v9"
Toon> export LDFLAGS="-xarch=v9"
Toon> When doing 'make' afterwards, the '-xarch=v9' option is not on the
Toon> command-line however? Should'nt the CFLAGS be propagated to the
Toon> Makefile that is generated by configure? Or is there any other way
Toon> to do this?
I agree, the Python configure/Makefile combination doesn't conform very well
to current GNU style in this regard. Try setting EXTRA_CFLAGS instead of