The sys-libs category contains various system-level libraries.

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argp-standalone Standalone argp library for use with uclibc
binutils-libs Core binutils libraries (libbfd, libopcodes, libiberty) for external packages
cracklib Password Checking Library
csu Darwin Csu (crt1.o) - Mac OS X 10.10 version
db Oracle Berkeley DB
e2fsprogs-libs e2fsprogs libraries (common error and subsystem)
efivar Tools and library to manipulate EFI variables
fortify-headers A standalone implementation of fortify source.
freeipmi Provides Remote-Console and System Management Software as per IPMI v1.5/2.0
fts-standalone Standalone fts library for use with musl
gdbm Standard GNU database libraries
glibc GNU libc6 (also called glibc2) C library
gpm Console-based mouse driver
gwenhywfar A multi-platform helper library for other libraries
itx-bind the bind library for interix
kpmcore Library for managing partitions
ldb An LDAP-like embedded database
lib-compat Compatibility C++ and libc5 and libc6 libraries for very old programs
lib-compat-loki Compatibility libc6 libraries for Loki games
libaal library required by reiser4progs
libacpi A general purpose library for ACPI
libapparmor Library to support AppArmor userspace utilities
libavc1394 library for the 1394 Trade Association AV/C (Audio/Video Control) Digital Interface Command Set
libcap POSIX 1003.1e capabilities
libcap-ng POSIX 1003.1e capabilities
libchipcard Libchipcard is a library for easy access to chip cards via chip card readers (terminals)
libcxx New implementation of the C++ standard library, targeting C++11
libcxxrt C++ Runtime from PathScale, FreeBSD and NetBSD
libedit Port of the NetBSD editline library
libfaketime Report faked system time to programs
libfreevec Altivec enabled libc memory function
libhugetlbfs easy hugepage access
libhx Platform independent library providing basic system functions
libieee1284 Library to query devices using IEEE1284
libixp A stand-alone client/server 9P library including ixpc client
libkudzu Red Hat Hardware detection tools
libmath++ template based math library, written in C++, for symbolic and numeric calculus applications
libnih Light-weight 'standard library' of C functions
libomp OpenMP runtime library for LLVM/clang compiler
libosinfo GObject library for managing information about real and virtual OSes
libraw1394 library that provides direct access to the IEEE 1394 bus
librtas A set of libraries for userspace access to RTAS on the PowerPC platform(s)
libseccomp high level interface to Linux seccomp filter
libselinux SELinux userland library
libsemanage SELinux kernel and policy management library
libsepol SELinux binary policy representation library
libservicelog Provides a library for logging service-related events
libsmbios Provide access to (SM)BIOS information
libspe2 A wrapper library to adapt the JSRE SPU usage model to SPUFS
libstatgrab A tool to provide access to statistics about the system on which it's run
libstdc++-v3 Compatibility package for running binaries linked against a pre gcc 3.4 libstdc++
libstdc++-v3-bin Compatibility package for running binaries linked against a pre gcc 3.4 libstdc++
libtermcap-compat Compatibility package for old termcap-based programs
libudev-compat Wrapper around for packages needing the old
libunwind Portable and efficient API to determine the call-chain of a program
libutempter Library that allows non-privileged apps to write utmp (login) info, which need root access
libvpd Library implementation for listing vpds
libxcrypt A replacement for libcrypt with DES, MD5 and blowfish support
lrmi library for calling real mode BIOS routines under Linux
lwp Light weight process library (used by Coda). This is NOT libwww-perl
mars Multicore Application Runtime System
mtdev Multitouch Protocol Translation Library
musl Light, fast and simple C library focused on standards-conformance and safety
ncurses console display library
newlib Newlib is a C library intended for use on embedded systems
nss-usrfiles NSS module to read passwd/group files from CoreOS /usr location
nss_wrapper A wrapper for the user, group and hosts NSS API
ntdb A not-so trivial keyword/data database system
openhpi Open source implementation of the Service Availability Forum (SAF) Hardware Platform Interface (HPI)
openipmi Library interface to IPMI
pam Linux-PAM (Pluggable Authentication Modules)
pwdb Password database
readline Another cute console display library
rvm Recoverable Virtual Memory (used by Coda)
slang A multi-platform programmer's library designed to allow a developer to create robust software
suacomp library wrapping the interix lib-c to make it less buggy
system-config-base system-config-* layout package
talloc Samba talloc library
tdb A simple database API
tevent Samba tevent library
timezone-data Timezone data (/usr/share/zoneinfo) and utilities (tzselect/zic/zdump)
uclibc C library for developing embedded Linux systems
uclibc-ng C library for developing embedded Linux systems
uid_wrapper A wrapper to fake privilege separation
zlib Standard (de)compression library


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