Global USE flag

!!do not set this during bootstrap!! Causes binaries to be statically linked instead of dynamically

Packages describing “static” as local USE flag

Package “static” Flag Description
app-admin/tripwire Builds the package statically
app-emulation/qemu Build the User targets as static binaries
dev-ada/gnat_util Build gnat_util static library with pic code
dev-ada/gnatcoll-bindings Build shared library
dev-ada/gnatcoll-core Build static library with pic code
dev-ada/gnatcoll-db Build shared library
dev-ada/libgpr Build static library with pic code
dev-ada/xmlada Build static library with pic code
games-rpg/arx-libertatis Link libraries statically, currently only media-libs/glew
net-analyzer/zabbix Build statically linked binaries
net-libs/axtls Statically build axhttpd server
net-print/hplip Use statically-generated PPDs instead of Dynamic PPDs. Although this is deprecated some printers may still need it to work properly. Use this flag if hp-setup fails to find/create a valid PPD file
sci-libs/avogadrolibs Build all plugins statically into main plugin modules
sys-apps/busybox Make the system rescue shell (/bin/bb) static so you can recover even when glibc is broken
sys-devel/clang Install the Clang static analyzer
sys-fs/btrfs-progs Build static binaries in addition to the dynamic ones
www-servers/apache Link in apache2 modules statically rather then plugins
www-servers/monkeyd Build statically linked plugins

All packages providing a “static” USE flag (161)