[Python-Dev] LDLAST variable in configure.ac

Benjamin Peterson benjamin at python.org
Mon Oct 1 19:07:20 EDT 2018

On Mon, Oct 1, 2018, at 12:12, Michael Felt wrote:
> Hi all,
> Before I submit a patch to increase the default MAXDATA setting for AIX
> when in 32-bit mode - I want to know if I can put this LDFLAG setting in
> LDLAST, or if I should introduce a new AC_SUBST() variable (e.g.,

I think you should just put it in LDFLAGS.

> I have not looked yet, but I was thinking that MAYBE! LDLAST is intended
> as a last resort variable that can be modified in Makefile.

LDLAST looks vestigial from OSF/1 support and should probably be removed.

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