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fkeep-static-consts
, Qkeep-static-consts

Tells the compiler to preserve allocation of variables that are not referenced in the source.

Syntax

Linux:
-fkeep-static-consts
-fno-keep-static-consts
macOS:
-fkeep-static-consts
-fno-keep-static-consts
Windows:
/Qkeep-static-consts
/Qkeep-static-consts-
Arguments
None
Default
-fno-keep-static-consts
or
/Qkeep-static-consts-
If a variable is never referenced in a routine, the variable is discarded unless optimizations are disabled by option
-O0
(Linux*
and
macOS*
)
or
/Od
(Windows*)
.
Description
This option tells the compiler to preserve allocation of variables that are not referenced in the source.
The negated form can be useful when optimizations are enabled to reduce the memory usage of static data.
Alternate Options
None