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clang-name

Specifies the name of the Clang compiler that should be used to set up the environment for C compilations.

Syntax

Linux and macOS:
-clang-name=
name
Windows:
None
Arguments
name
Is the name of the Clang compiler to use. It can include the path where the Clang compiler is located.
Default
OFF
The compiler uses the PATH setting to find the Clang compiler and resolve environment settings.
Description
This option specifies the name of the Clang compiler that should be used to set up the environment for C compilations. If you do not specify a path, the compiler will search the PATH settings for the compiler name you provide.
This option is helpful when you are referencing a non-standard Clang installation.
The C++ equivalent to option
-clang-name
is
-clangxx-name
.
This option applies to the Intel compiler running in a CLANG environment. It does not apply to the Intel CLANG-based compiler.
Alternate Options
None
If the following option is specified, the compiler looks for the Clang compiler named
foobar
in the PATH setting:
-clang-name=foobar
If the following option is specified, the compiler looks for the Clang compiler named
foobar
in the path specified:
-clang-name=/a/b/foobar