Bug 163949

Summary: [cmake] Don't add -fPIC flag when on Windows (MinGW)
Product: WebKit Reporter: Konstantin Tokarev <annulen>
Component: Tools / TestsAssignee: Konstantin Tokarev <annulen>
Severity: Normal CC: achristensen, lforschler, mcatanzaro, ossy
Priority: P2    
Version: WebKit Local Build   
Hardware: Unspecified   
OS: Unspecified   
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Description Konstantin Tokarev 2016-10-25 09:34:23 PDT
-fPIC flag does not do anything on Windows and produces warning noise with MinGW. There is no position independent code in Unix sense on 32-bit Windows, and 64-bit Windows code is always relocatable.

For reference see https://gcc.gnu.org/ml/gcc-patches/2015-08/msg00836.html
Comment 1 Konstantin Tokarev 2016-10-25 09:35:26 PDT
Created attachment 292763 [details]
Comment 2 Konstantin Tokarev 2016-10-25 10:29:50 PDT
Comment on attachment 292763 [details]

Clearing flags on attachment: 292763

Committed r207826: <http://trac.webkit.org/changeset/207826>
Comment 3 Konstantin Tokarev 2016-10-25 10:29:57 PDT
All reviewed patches have been landed.  Closing bug.