Global USE flag

Add support for PAM (Pluggable Authentication Modules) - DANGEROUS to arbitrarily flip

Packages describing “pam” as local USE flag

Package “pam” Flag Description
app-emulation/xen-tools Enable pam support
dev-db/drizzle Enable the PAM authentication plugin (using sys-libs/pam). The configuration file created will be /etc/pam.d/drizzle.
dev-db/mariadb Enable the optional PAM authentication plugin for the server
kde-plasma/plasma-meta Enable support for kwallet auto-unlocking
media-sound/jack-audio-connection-kit Add basic realtime configuration via sys-auth/realtime-base
media-sound/jack2 Add basic realtime configuration via sys-auth/realtime-base
net-dialup/ppp Enables PAM (Pluggable Authentication Modules) support
net-misc/hylafaxplus hfaxd authentication via PAM
net-misc/quagga Add support for PAM (via sys-libs/pam) to the Quagga Virtual Terminal Interface Shell (vtysh); if the readline USE flag is disabled, this flag is ignored
sys-apps/util-linux build runuser helper
sys-auth/oath-toolkit Build PAM module for pluggable login authentication for OATH
sys-process/fcron Enable PAM support for fcron. This means that fcron will pass through the "fcron" stack before executing the jobs, and fcrontab will use the "fcrontab" stack to authenticate the user before editing its crontab file.
www-misc/shellinabox Enable PAM support.

All packages providing a “pam” USE flag (122)