actually had to set FCFLAGS, not LDFLAGS, to get arbitrary flags passed down to
the Fortran tests in configure.
you try that? (I'm not 100% sure -- you may need to specify LDFLAGS *and*
have made substantial improvements to the configure tests with regards to the
MPI F90 bindings in the upcoming 1.1 release. Most of the work is
currently off in a temporary branch in our code repository (meaning that it
doesn't show up yet in the nightly trunk tarballs), but it will hopefully be
brought back to the trunk soon.
Unfortunately using lSystemStubs still failed during configure.