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Author pitrou
Recipients barry, eric.araujo, ezio.melotti, nadeem.vawda, ncoghlan, pitrou, python-dev, rosslagerwall, tarek, terry.reedy, vstinner
Date 2011-10-12.16:01:10
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> Actually, #9878 should supersede this bug: it proposes to generate a C 
> module to avoid parsing Makefile and pyconfig.h, and your patch
> proposes to generate a Python module with the same goal.

Well, #9878 doesn't have a patch, but perhaps Barry is willing to work on one. Also, if we have a pure Python solution, perhaps a C module isn't needed. The main advantage of the C solution, though, would be to avoid dubious parsing altogher, even at build time.
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