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static

Prevents linking with shared libraries.

Syntax

Linux:
-static
macOS:
None
Windows:
None
Arguments
None
Default
OFF
The compiler links with shared libraries
except as otherwise specified by
-static-intel
or its default
.
Description
This option prevents linking with shared libraries. It causes the executable to link all libraries statically.
This option does not cause static linking of libraries for which no static version is available
, such as the OpenMP run-time libraries on Windows*
. These libraries can only be linked dynamically.
Alternate Options
None