[Python-Dev] Extension on Solaris: ld -G or gcc -G?

Greg Ward gward@mems-exchange.org
Fri, 26 May 2000 08:24:23 -0400

On 25 May 2000, Guido van Rossum said:
> Two excuses: (1) long ago, you really needed to use ld instead of cc
> to create a shared library, because cc didn't recognize the flags or
> did other things that shouldn't be done to shared libraries; (2) I
> didn't know there was a problem with using ld.
> Since you have now provided a patch which seems to work, why don't you
> check it in...?

Done.  I presume checking in configure.in and configure at the same time
is the right thing to do?  (I checked, and running "autoconf" on the
original configure.in regenerated exactly what's in CVS.)